Trusts have been touted as the ideal solution for Ohio residents looking for estate planning tools to protect assets from the catastrophic costs of long term care – but can a living trust actually protect assets under Medicaid law?
An important aspect of estate planning involves knowing the options available in your later years. Medicaid often enters the lives of seniors when it becomes necessary to pay for nursing home care. We discuss how Medicaid law and the ‘look back period’ may impact an estate plan.
Social security is a hot topic these days, but how much do you truly know about it? We discuss several frequently asked questions regarding social security benefit.
Medicare, in simple terms, is the federally funded health insurance for people over age 65. Others may also qualify if they have a disability of suffer from permanent kidney failure and need dialysis. Medicare covers most acute (non-permanent) medical ailments, and is divided into four parts (A, B, C and D). Medicare Part A pay […]