If you're trying to choose a nursing home for your elderly mother, it might be the first time you've ever had to do this. As such, you'll be in a new world that you may know nothing about.
If you are caring for an elderly loved one and planning for his or her long-term care, it can be difficult to navigate the potentially complex area of elder care planning. This is a complicated issue, and without experienced help, you can become quickly overwhelmed when trying to understand what you are eligible for and how you can secure needed and rightful benefits.
While it still remains to be seen which specific legislative policies the administration of President-elect Donald J. Trump will pursue in 2017, it is a relatively safe bet that a repeal of the federal estate tax will be included.
It is important to know the distinctions between Medicare and Medicaid. With more than 70 million "baby boomers" coming of age, a growing number are now asking the question. Here's a brief explanation: