The Ethics of Medicaid Planning

Though it originated as a program to help America’s poor, Medicaid has since become one of the main long-term care providers for millions in the middle class. Generally, as most people reach the age of retirement, they realize one of two things: they’re in dire Read More …

4 Important Long Term Care Planning Tips for Couples

As we age, we never know what might happen. The future is unknown, and we might be gone tomorrow, or we might be here a long time. It’s good to plan for any possibility. For many of us, the best possibility is that we enjoy Read More …

The GOP Tax Plan’s Effect on Medicaid Planning

The Republican Party, also known as the GOP, recently proposed a tax plan which, if enacted, would repeal certain deductions. As of now, nothing is permanent, but, should the plan pass the Senate, medical expense deductions will be eliminated, adversely impacting the elderly and disabled Read More …

How to Qualify for Medicaid Today

How do you qualify for Medicaid? The Medicaid program is often used as a device by those who cannot afford healthcare themselves to get aid in the event that their situation requires it. In fact, it currently covers 74 million Americans. This government assistance program Read More …

How Will Gifting Affect My Eligibility For Medicaid?

How Will Gifting Affect My Eligibility For Medicaid? We’ve all heard the phrase, “It’s better to give than receive.” But did you know that gifting could actually hurt your chances of qualifying for Medicaid? To determine Medicaid eligibility, an applicant must disclose all financial transactions Read More …

What is Medicaid Planning?

What is Medicaid? Medicaid is a jointly funded, Federal-State healthcare program for low-income individuals and others requiring healthcare coverage. It covers children, the aged, blind, and/or disabled and other people who are eligible to receive federally assisted income maintenance payments. What is Medicare? Medicare is Read More …

Protecting Your Assets From The Nursing Home Cost

One of the main reasons that millions of people enroll in Medicaid every year is to avoid the exorbitant fees associated with living in a nursing home. With proper legal advice and comprehensive Medicaid planning from a licensed attorney, you and your family may be Read More …

How To Protect Your Assets From Nursing Home And How To Qualify For Medicaid Assistance In NY

Nursing homes can be very expensive, but there is a program that will help you cover all the costs of nursing homes. This government program is called Medicaid, which is provided to those who are financially qualified. If you have a large amount of assets, Read More …

Top Medicaid Planning Myths Dispelled

In the midst of a medical crisis, the last thing you want to worry about is healthcare coverage. There are many myths surrounding Medicaid planning. Despite the recent changes in Medicaid laws, there are still many opportunities to do Medicaid planning and protect your assets. Read More …