Immediate annuities can be a useful tool to protect the spouse of a nursing home resident who applies for Medicaid.
A new book suggests that planning for elder care and a loved one’s death are especially important for today’s complex modern families.
A life estate often comes up in discussions of estate and Medicaid planning. It is a form of joint ownership that allows one person to remain in a house until his or her death, when it passes to the other owner.
When hiring a caregiver, it is important to put the contract in writing. If you don’t it can affect your Medicaid benefits.
Under 18 years of age Five Frequently Asked Questions: Who would benefit from a special needs trust? A disabled child or a child who may be considered disabled as an adult: Whether receiving means tested government benefits or not at the time; The Social Security Act definition of disability pursuant to 42 U.S.C. section 1382 […]