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...
How are Medicare and Medicaid Different?

How are Medicare and Medicaid Different?

Many people who work within healthcare may recognize the acronym LASA, which stands for “look-alike-sound-alike” and is usually seen when referencing medications.   When it comes to federal programs, Medicaid and Medicare, in written form, look alike and they do sound...
Planning Ahead for Your Inheritance and Medicaid

Planning Ahead for Your Inheritance and Medicaid

Mistakes can be made when it comes to inheritances and Medicaid. Those mistakes can be costly. 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...