February 26th, 2020

Differences Between Elder Law Attorneys and Medicaid Advisor Companies

Medicaid is a government program that provides critical financial assistance to help seniors pay for long-term care. Unfortunately, the rules...
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December 19th, 2019

IRS Issues Long-Term Care Premium Deductibility Limits for 2020

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced the amount taxpayers can deduct from their 2020 income as a result of buying...
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December 19th, 2019

Home Care Costs Rise Sharply in Annual Long-Term Care Cost Survey

When it comes to long-term care costs, the charges for home care are now rising faster than those for nursing...
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December 19th, 2019

Medicaid’s Treatment of the Home

Nursing home residents do not automatically have to sell their homes in order to qualify for Medicaid, but that doesn't...
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December 19th, 2019

Medicare Premiums to Increase By Almost $10 a Month in 2020

After small or no increases the past couple of years, Medicare’s Part B premium will rise sharply in 2020. The...
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May 7th, 2019

Protect Your Family From Divorce and Creditors

Money left to children can disappear for a host of reasons -- divorce, bankruptcy, litigation, or bad investments, just to...
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March 21st, 2019

Beware of Non-Lawyers Offering Medicaid Planning Advice

In recent years a number of non-lawyers have started businesses offering Medicaid planning services to seniors. While using one of...
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February 8th, 2019

Execute a Power of Attorney Before It’s Too Late

A durable power of attorney is an extremely important estate planning tool, even more important than a will in many...
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January 30th, 2019

How Likely Are You to Need Long-Term Care?

Planning for retirement and deciding whether to buy long-term care insurance would be a lot easier if you knew your...
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