My spouse is going to have to move to a nursing home. When spending down assets for the sick spouse to qualify for Medicaid, does it have to be done before sick spouse is sent to a nursing home or can it be done even after the sick spouse is admitted to a nursing home?
At our Rhode Island estate planning and elder law firm we help families and individuals preserve their assets and create their legacies. We assist our clients in a variety of areas. Whether it's estate planning using revocable trusts and wills, or asset protection and preserving your assets from nursing home expenses, we are there to help. Even if […]
In early 2022, Bloomberg News reported that Americans can expect to inherit $72.6 trillion over the next quarter century—more than twice as much as a decade ago. With so much potential generational wealth on the line, there is always a risk that it will become the subject of a dispute.
There is no legal requirement that anyone give anyone else money or property when they pass. The law says that as long as you understand what you’re doing, you can give your assets to anyone you feel like giving them to, equal or not.