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Given the high cost of nursing home care, I often discuss with clients how to protect and manage their estates in the face of this risk. … [Read more...] about Plan Early to Protect Your IRA in Advance of a Possible Medicaid Application
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I addressed the differences between Medicare and Medicaid as well as introducing some basics of Medicaid Planning in my blog post earlier … [Read more...] about Are You Eligible for Medicaid If You Own a House?
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The Medicaid lawyers of Clarity Legal Group®, serving Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Chapel Hill and surrounding areas, help seniors to make certain … [Read more...] about North Carolina Nursing Homes Could be Kicked Out of the Medicare Program
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