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Medicaid's Benefits for Assisted Living Facility Residents

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | May 11, 2022 | 0 Comments

Assisted living facilities are a housing option for people who can still live independently but who need some assistance. Costs can range from $2,000 to more than $6,000 a month, depending on location. Medicare won’t pay for this type of care, but Medicaid might. Almost all state Medicaid programs will cover at least some assisted living costs for eligible residents.

Who Makes Health Care Decisions If You Can't?

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | Apr 13, 2022 | 0 Comments

Being able to make health care decisions for ourselves is so important to us, but what happens if you become incapacitated and are unable to voice your opinion?  If you don’t have a health care agent or guardian in place, state law chooses who can make those decisions.

Claiming Social Security Benefits at Age 70

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | Apr 04, 2022 | 0 Comments

The decision of how long to wait to claim Social Security benefits depends on a number of factors, including other income sources in retirement and projected longevity.  But Social Security experts advise waiting as long as possible to start collecting benefits, up to age 70. 

The 6 Biggest Estate Planning Mistakes

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | Mar 16, 2022 | 0 Comments

If you’re like most people, you have the best of intentions regarding how you want your estate distributed when you die or your affairs handled should you become incapacitated. Unfortunately, without proper planning, your best intentions may not be enough. Here are six of the most common estate planning mistakes people make: 

Things to Remember at Tax Time

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | Mar 14, 2022 | 0 Comments

Tax day, which is Tuesday, April 19 in 2022, is approaching and it is time to begin crossing T's and dotting I's in preparation for paying taxes. As tax time draws near, you want to make sure you file all the proper forms and take all deductions you're entitled to.

Passing on Assets Outside of Probate: PODs and TODs

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | Feb 23, 2022 | 0 Comments

For a variety of reasons, people sometimes want some or all of their assets to pass directly to specific individuals upon their deaths, outside of probate.  One way to accomplish this is to set up a “payable on death” (POD) account for money in a bank account or a “transfer on death” (TOD) account if funds are in a brokerage account.

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