SSI, Medicaid and Supplemental Needs Trusts

/ By: Paul A. Kraft, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Special Needs Planning

Estate planning is not a one-size-fits-all endeavor. A well constructed estate plan will be thoughtfully prepared. If you make assumptions and take action without all of the relevant information, unintended negative consequences can result. With...

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How Does Medicaid Apply to Married Couples?

/ By: Paul A. Kraft, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Elder Law, Medicaid

When you are planning ahead for the future, you should take potential long-term care costs very seriously.  The majority of elders will eventually need assistance with their activities of daily living. Medicare will not pay...

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Does Medicaid Pay for In-Home Care?

/ By: Paul A. Kraft, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Elder Law, Medicaid

When you hear mention of the word Medicaid, you may lose interest because you will qualify for Medicare when you reach the age of 65.  Medicaid is only of value to people with very limited...

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