LandC partner David Cutner recently wrote an article, Top 5 Strategies to Protect Your Money from Medicaid, that was published on agingcare.com. The article is an excellent introduction to some of the ways that seniors can obtain costly long-term care and other health care services without first being required to spend down their resources and face financial ruin and an uncertain future. Agingcare.com is a community of caregivers facing the challenge of caring for an elderly loved one. Their goal is to provide a comfortable meeting place for the free exchange of ideas with knowledgeable professionals, responsive experts, and people just like you. This excellent website provides information on a wide variety of topics related to caring for the elderly.
There are numerous proven, legal, and cost-effective strategies to help seniors avoid financial ruin and still get the home care and/or nursing home care that they need. These strategies can be complex, however, so using the services of a high quality, service-oriented Elder Law firm gives you the best opportunity to obtain a good outcome for yourself and your family. The article can be viewed here.