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Month: May 2018

More States Asking to Eliminate Retroactive Medicaid Benefits

For more information about the implications of the elimination of retroactive benefits, contact us.

Arizona and Florida are the latest states to request a waiver from the requirement that states provide three months of retroactive Medicaid coverage to eligible Medicaid recipients. Medicaid law allows a Medicaid applicant to be eligible for benefits for up to three months before the month of the application if the applicant met eligibility requirements … Continue reading

Finding the Best Retirement Calculators

Finding the Best Retirement Calculators

Figuring out how much to save for retirement and when you can safely stop working can be difficult. A growing number of online retirement calculators, many of them free, are available to help. Although these calculators can yield vastly different results, they can still be useful tools. Based on information about you and your finances, … Continue reading

New Brokerage Account Safeguards Aim to Protect Seniors From Financial Scams

If you have questions about protecting your elderly loved ones, we can help.

New rules have been put in place to protect seniors with brokerage accounts from financial scams that could drain the accounts before anyone notices. As the population ages, elder financial abuse is a mounting problem. Vulnerable seniors can become victims of scammers who convince them to empty their investment accounts. According to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority … Continue reading