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Long-Term Care Archives

Upcoming Can't-Miss FREE Seminar on Nov. 4: How to Protect Your Assets and Avoid Nursing Home Costs

Nursing Home Benefits - Without Sacrificing Your Inheritance

The unfortunate reality for many is the exorbitant cost of nursing home care for an aging family member. In addition to the cost, many people come to find their inheritances - often in the form of a home or proceeds from the sale of that home - lost to Medi-Cal, which can recover benefits paid from the deceased family member's estate - that is, unless you have the proper legal documents.

Planning ahead may reduce shock of long-term care costs

When in the prime of your life, you may have a difficult time imagining a scenario in which you can no longer care for yourself. However, this type of predicament affects numerous individuals, especially those of retirement age. While you may still have a number of years before you reach that point in your life, you may wish to begin considering how you would pay for long-term care.