Your final wishes can come into conflict with a variety of state and federal laws. In our blog, we explore how current U.S. laws affect the amount of your assets that can be passed on to beneficiaries, and examine how California legislation affects Medi-Cal eligibility, probate, taxation, and other financial considerations.
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Changes to Social Security in 2018Many senior citizens will be happy to learn they will receive a 2% increase in their social security checks in 2018. This averages about $23.78 per month.
California’s Medi-Cal Program: Helping You Pay for Nursing Home or Assisted Living ExpensesYou may be eligible for nursing home care, assisted living care, or home health care under California’s Medi-Cal program. Learn about the available programs.
Aid and Attendance Benefits: Eligibility of Veterans and Surviving SpousesMany veterans and their surviving spouses may be entitled to VA Aid and Attendance. Learn about these benefits and if you qualify for this monthly payment.
How to Research the Best Eldercare for Your Loved OnesThe government underfunds long-term care facilities, according to some sources.