If you are a veteran looking into eligibility for the VA we recommend talking to an elder attorney who can help walk you through the process and make sure that you get the benefits they are entitled
“After I go into a nursing home and I’ve qualified for Medicaid, what happens to my income?” A large portion of your income has to be used to pay for care at the nursing home, like a copay. This is called the consumer
In short, it is not necessary to record your will or trust these days due to our ability to preserve a copy for you.
Care Patrol helps families find those locations and those new homes for their parents, whether it be home care or assisted living. During these difficult times, people like Anthony offer their services to help ease the stress and confusion when it comes to making those important decisions.
So often, when people are placing their loved ones, there's a lot of uncertainty. When there's uncertainty, there can be conflict, and Mark Molnar is here to talk about how his company, Senior Care Authority, can help the family in Northeast Ohio care for their loved ones.
Joining us this week in our first of many guest interviews is Julie Graf-Skinner at Busch Funeral Homes. Today, she will be discussing the importance of pre-planning funerals as part of a Medicaid
In the next four weeks, we will be posting a mini-series of guests who can help those who are taking care of a loved one. Check out our guest lineup in this
If you have a question about Medicare, Medicaid, Estate Planning, or Veteran's benefits, contact us
Estate planning can seem like a big job, with lots of documents and moving parts. But it is so important to have one put together! We have a few blogs on our website about the most common estate planning mistakes, but here are a few
There are many mistakes that can be made when planning an estate, but the biggest mistake is not having a plan!
The 5 year lookback is simply a 5 audit of your assets and what has been given away. To be eligible for Medicaid, the individual can't have assets over the limit that Medicaid
If you are married, and either you or your spouse have to move into a nursing home, Medicaid eligibility can become hard to manage. There are so many moving parts within Medicaid, especially for a married couple.
There are so many rules involved with Medicaid eligibility. Our team is here to help individuals struggling to meet these requirements to keep their aid, apply for aid, and
If you are in a nursing home and you give away assets, you are penalized by Medicaid. We were able to fight for our client's rights in many cases, and in some, we helped change the laws
There is good news for individuals who are on Medicaid and eligible for the most recent stimulus check! Learn more in our latest
Applying for Medicaid can be a difficult process, but our team at Richard A. Myers, Jr. and Associates is here to help, starting with the 4 most common Medicaid planning
What's the difference between Medicare and Medicaid? These two programs can be confusing and often mistaken for each other. So today, we wanted to talk about what each program is and who it is for.
When it comes to elder law, estate planning, veteran benefits, and Medicaid planning, Richard A. Myers, Jr. and Associates is here to help you and your loved ones get the care and benefits you are entitled to. We not only help our clients get these essential benefits, but we have also helped change the laws for all Ohioans in many court
Reasonable attorney fees are allowed under the statute. Allowing those attorney fees is a benefit to you because it makes it easier for you and the caseworker reviewing your application. It's our job to make sure we organize that file correctly to tell your story to the
In one of our last videos, we talked about the difference between a will-based plan and a trust-based plan as part of estate planning. In this video, we wanted to go into a little bit more detail about trusts and how they can help protect your