As elder law attorneys, we pay close attention to potential legislative changes that can impact government programs for seniors. There is a key proposal on the table right now, and we will look at it … [Read more...] about Expansion of Medicaid Waiver Has Been Proposed
Caring.com has been conducting research on an ongoing basis to measure the estate planning preparedness of American adults. Their numbers for 2021 have been released, and as always, they are not … [Read more...] about Is Your Estate Plan Complete?
Some people are unpleasantly surprised when they find out that Medicare will not cover nursing home care. If you are not too concerned because you think that you will never need long-term care, you … [Read more...] about Medicaid Planning: Can a Healthy Spouse Keep Their Spouse’s Income?
We have been experiencing a housing boom the United States over recent years. Values have gone through the roof in some areas, and this will definitely put a smile on your face if you are a homeowner … [Read more...] about Rising Home Values Can Have Estate Tax Implications
A lot of people think that estate planning boils down to the creation of a simple will. They never really consider the alternatives, and they assume that everything will fall into place. In … [Read more...] about Why Would a Will Be the Wrong Asset Transfer Vehicle?
Most people in the United States get health insurance through their employers, but many individuals with special needs cannot enter the workforce, so this is not an option. They definitely need health … [Read more...] about What Can a Special Needs Trust Provide?
When you start to think about the twilight period that will inevitably follow your active retirement years, living assistance should come to mind. No one wants to rely on others for help, but the … [Read more...] about What Is the Medicaid Asset Limit in Ohio?
A survey that was conducted last year found that most people without estate plans know that they are putting an important responsibility of the back burner. Many of them fail to take action because a … [Read more...] about These Tips Will Help You Shape Your Estate Plan
Your legacy can be approached in two different ways. You can ask yourself what you would like to be able to leave to your loved ones and act accordingly to the best of your ability. The other option … [Read more...] about Medicaid Can Preserve Your Legacy