How to Keep Assets Safe for the Long Term

Today, the risk of losing your savings to a long-term care illness is a very real threat to your future security. That’s why one of the biggest questions and concerns many people have about their lifetime financial security is what would happen if they suffer such long-term disabling illnesses as Parkinson’s or Alzheimer’s. Protecting one’s… Read More »

Wondering About Medicaid (Medi-Cal) Eligibility?

Long-term care is a big concern for many older adults. And while various long-term care insurance options exist, Medicaid is still one of the most crucial for many. But navigating Medicaid has proven to be confusing and complicated, so how do you know how to qualify for benefits? Before you dive into the process yourself,… Read More »

Learning Your Way Around Medicaid Trusts

Medicaid trusts fall into the general categories of revocable and irrevocable trusts. Most elder lawyers are partial to irrevocable trusts because they can’t be changed after they’ve been created. They’re drafted so that income is payable to you — the creator — to use for your living expenses for your life. The principal is inherited… Read More »