The Issues with Inheritance and Medicaid

The Issues with Inheritance and Medicaid

Costly mistakes can be made when it comes to inheritance and Medicaid. When a person is drawing Medicaid benefits and inherits money or property, that inheritance jeopardizes the benefits. The inheritance must be handled carefully to minimize expensive penalties. What...
Elder Abuse Increase During Coronavirus

Elder Abuse Increase During Coronavirus

Elder abuse manifests itself in many different ways and may present itself in older adults’ lives concurrently. Sadly, elder abuse events are significantly underreported. The National Council on Aging reports that estimates range as high as five million older...
CMS and CDC Lift Visitation Restrictions

CMS and CDC Lift Visitation Restrictions

Both the CDC, Center of Disease Control, and CMS, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, agreed to permit the ease of visitation guideline restrictions in nursing homes. According to McKnight’s Long-Term Care News, a statement by CMS further provides,...
Many Retirees Are Scared to Spend their Wealth

Many Retirees Are Scared to Spend their Wealth

Across the nation American citizens, even the “wealthy” ones, are worried about running out of cash and are scared to spend. Bloomberg.com is reporting many retirees, and near-retirees are sitting on their wealth in much the same way large corporations are hoarding...