Spending Down to Medicaid Doesn’t Have to Impoverish Both Spouses

One of the biggest worries of a married couple where one spouse needs to go into a nursing home is that the spouse who is still at home will become impoverished in order to pay their partner’s bills. While it is true that the nursing home spouse may not have […] Read more »

Veteran Financial Aid for Long-term Care and Home Healthcare

Over 1.5 million wartime service veterans and their surviving spouses are eligible for billions of dollars a years in VA pensions to help pay for long-term care such as assisted living, nursing home and home care. The pensions are called “Aid and Attendance” and “Housebound.” Many are not getting the benefits they are […] Read more »