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November 15, 2019

I am recommending to all of my potential clients that - if they think they may need to get on Medicaid at some point in the future in order to avoid going completely broke as a result of paying for long-term care - it is better to start planning right now to make sure...

October 21, 2019

Selling a home and/or giving away or selling a vehicle can make things more difficult when it comes to qualifying.

March 29, 2019

Every senior has a unique set of circumstances, and the best way to develop a plan is to consult with an elder law attorney.

October 19, 2018

These communities offer the array of care options necessary as seniors move through the stages of living that include independent or assisted living, memory care, and skilled nursing.

October 5, 2018

Nursing home evictions - or "force discharges" - are a lot more common than you would think. While there are federal regulations that govern such discharges, they are often not enforced by the states and, even when they are enforced they still allow for discharges in s...

July 27, 2018

If closely monitored medical supervision is not necessary for an aging senior, assisted living is usually the best choice. However, you still need to have a good strategy to pay for it.

July 20, 2018

For women, securing enough retirement income can be a daunting proposition. Generally speaking, women face two significant hurdles to overcome to achieve a comfortable flow of retirement income: increased longevity and decreased earning power.

Women have a longer life e...

June 15, 2018

When you or a loved one cannot care for themselves for a long period of time, it is usually necessary to seek out long-term care (LTC). Formal facilities that provide such care are known by several names, including residential continuing care facilities, nursing homes,...