Protecting the Family Home from a Medicaid Payback

With the rising costs of long term care, Medicaid is being looked to more and more to provide care in the later years of life. Nursing home Medicaid is a joint program between the Federal government and Georgia that provides coverage for nursing homes for those who...

Leaving Money to Your Children But Not to Your Son-in Law

When considering estate planning, most often children are the primary beneficiaries of the estate. Estates are often evenly split between all adult children. Often for the person making the will, the testator, this distribution seems like the perfect way to distribute...

Qualifying for VA Pension without the waiting game

VA pension is a program from the Veterans Administration that provides monthly cash payments to veterans and widows to pay for long term care.  These payments can be used to pay for a variety of care, including assisted living, at home care, and skilled nursing home...

Keeping the options open with Medicaid Planning

I live in Atlanta and often walk places to avoid the traffic.  It rains often in Atlanta, but I have a habit of doubting that it is  not going to rain and I decide not to take my umbrella.  The  inevitable happens and the sky opens up causing me to get drenched.  The...