Nursing Home Eligibility for Medicaid

Nursing Home Eligibility for Medicaid

Medicaid planning is more than simply meeting strict income and asset limits for long-term care. You will also need to demonstrate you need the level of care typically provided in a nursing home setting. These health eligibility rules are valid if you apply for...
ABLE Accounts Offer New Investing Possibilities

ABLE Accounts Offer New Investing Possibilities

Prior to now, disabled people could get government benefits such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Medicaid only if they had very little income or if their property was restricted by restrictive trusts. Federal legislation now permits disabled people to set up...
In What Ways Are Estates Administered in Court?

In What Ways Are Estates Administered in Court?

Court officials, including probate judges, deal with a decedent’s will through probate. While state probate laws may vary, the general process is quite similar across the country. Probate is the process of proving wills for decedents’. A probate judge will also...
Guardianship of an Elderly Parent

Guardianship of an Elderly Parent

Most often, guardianship conjures images of a minor in the care of a designated adult family member or friend. However, you can employ the process to obtain legal rights over elderly or aging adults, usually parents, who are losing their physical and mental health...