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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December 1, 2022

Annuities for Married Couples

Many Medicaid applicants are denied coverage for long-term care because they have too much money or too many assets…

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November 17, 2022

Comparing Elder Law and Estate Planning

Even though these two types of law are for different stages in life, they are often handled at the same time. …

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October 20, 2022

The Aspects of Life Care Planning

While some overlap exists between the two, learning and implementing strategies from both law practice types is crucial to prepare for successful aging and preserve a family legacy. …

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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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