16 10, 2019

Estate Planning During a Divorce: Four Key Considerations

2019-10-16T11:26:00-04:00October 16th, 2019|

You have planned your life carefully. With your spouse you have drawn up a will and established trusts to organize your estate after your deaths. You have made decisions about the guardianship of your children should anything happen to you [...]

18 09, 2019

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren May Qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit

2019-09-18T01:25:37-04:00September 18th, 2019|

Raising a grandchild can be tough financially, but grandparents should be aware that there is a tax credit available that could help them. Working grandparents who are supporting their grandchildren may qualify for the earned income tax credit, which could [...]

28 08, 2019

New Rule May Make It Harder for Medicare Beneficiaries to Receive Home Care

2019-08-28T11:20:26-04:00August 28th, 2019|

It may become harder for Medicare beneficiaries to find home health care due to a new rule from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Although the rule changes the way home health care providers are reimbursed, it could [...]

15 08, 2019

Medicaid’s Gift to Children Who Help Parents Postpone Nursing Home Care

2019-08-15T13:46:56-04:00August 15th, 2019|

In most states, transferring your house to your children (or someone else) may lead to a Medicaid penalty period, which would make you ineligible for Medicaid for a period of time. However, there are circumstances in which transferring a house will not [...]