Can I be penniless and still not qualify for Medicaid?
Unfortunately, with the new Medicaid rules, individuals may be without any financial resources whatsoever and still not be eligible for Medicaid. Many elder lawyers are working with the legislature to fix this situation.
I am an estate planning and estate litigation attorney who has been practicing law for many years. Based in Bethesda, Maryland, I work with clients in Montgomery County and throughout Maryland, the District of Columbia, and Virginia. My practice focus is 1) estate planning (wills, trusts and ancillary documents), 2) probate (the publication and effectuation of a Will through the local court) and 3…
Columnist, Michelle Singletary shares the lessons she learned after her mother died from injuries sustained in a house fire.
When you’ve helped with as many funerals as I have, you understand how important it is for folks to organize their financial paperwork before it’s too late.
Maybe my story will help motivate you to gather your important documents t…