The Importance of Having a Will

The Importance of Having a Will

There has been a minimal increase of only 2.5 percent in the number of Americans who have a will, according to a survey conducted by Caring.com. Overall, the percentage of those with a will continues to decline, 33 percent in 2021 versus 42 percent in 2017. The...
Health and Safety of Nursing Home Residents

Health and Safety of Nursing Home Residents

There will be an increasing number of baby boomers in their golden years who will need additional care. Some may be able to get the care they need at home from a family member or in the form of hired help. Many will need to move into long-term care facilities, such as...
How to Avoid Medicaid’s Penalty Period

How to Avoid Medicaid’s Penalty Period

Nursing homes, assisted living, in-home care, and adult foster care are eligible to receive federal assistance through the Medicaid program if they meet the income and asset requirements. As a result of these rules, many candidates give away their money and resources...