Search Results for: "Medicaid"

June 9, 2022

The Medicaid Program: Looking Back Without Penalties

Planning for long-term care is important because nearly everyone will require it at some point in their lives. While we cannot predict…

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March 24, 2022

Medicaid Crisis Planning: When Does It Make Sense?

Medicaid is a federal and state program that helps people meet certain asset requirements pay for long-term care (LTC). Long-term care often…

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June 2, 2021

Could Gift Giving Be Detrimental to My Medicaid Assistance?

A person needing possible Medicaid assistance in the future should not be giving any gifts. This can be sad if that person…

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September 15, 2022

Special Needs Estate Planning for Children and Adults

How do special needs differ from other needs? For those with learning difficulties, behavioral or emotional issues, or physical disabilities, special needs…

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August 18, 2022

A Spouse’s Right to Protection Against Poverty

It was 30 years ago when Congress enacted safeguards to protect the savings of married couples who use Medicaid. These protections prevent…

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August 11, 2022

A Guide to Guardianships for People with Special Needs – Part 2

In order to understand how guardianship can help an adult with special needs, you must understand the key responsibilities guardians are responsible…

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August 4, 2022

A Guide to Guardianships for People with Special Needs – Part 1

You face a greater challenge to protect and provide for your children if they have special needs that require additional care. Structuring…

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July 14, 2022

The Problem of Affording Long-Term Care

In a study, the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has found that almost 75% of Americans who retire will…

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June 30, 2022

Assisting Family Members With Their Care

Isn’t it more sensible for a family member to assist a senior with care at home than to pay an outside agency…

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May 19, 2022

A Lifetime Money Management System for Special Needs Children

For estate planning, special needs children present a unique challenge. Optimizing your estate to use, enhance, and enrich assets for your special…

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