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Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate.

Category Archives: Medicaid Planning

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Preserving Your Assets While Paying For Nursing Home Care

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

You have worked hard all your life to create a home and to accumulate enough savings to live on in retirement, while still having something to pass along to your children. Unfortunately, the older you get, the prospect of having to deplete your life savings in order to pay the high costs associated with… Read More »

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Medicaid Planning and Caregiver Support Services

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

For spouses, children, and other family members who care for aging or disabled adults, providing the level of care your loved one needs on a daily basis can easily leave you feeling overwhelmed. Fortunately, New York has an abundance of caregiver services available in the community. Through Medicaid planning and other resources, you can… Read More »

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Preparing For The Possibility You or A Loved One May Need Nursing Home Care

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

The older we get, the more difficult it often becomes to maintain our health and independence. An accident, such as a slip or fall or an illness could be the thing that pushes us past the point where we can perform daily tasks or meet our own needs. Preparing yourself in the event that… Read More »

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New App Makes It Easier For Older Adults In New York To Access Services

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

An important part of Medicaid planning is uncovering the programs available to help you or someone you care about maintain a healthy and active lifestyle. Residents in New York City and the surrounding area are fortunate to live in a state that leads the nation in terms of the overall quality and abundance of… Read More »

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Do Healthcare Changes Mean You Will Lose Medicaid?

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Changes to the Affordable Care Act have made headlines across the nation. With both political parties and media pundits weighing in, it can be challenging to determine the actual impacts New York residents may experience. Medicaid planning plays a significant role in protecting assets if you or a loved one require nursing home care,… Read More »

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The Difference Between Medicaid and Medicare Program Benefits

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Paying for healthcare costs gets increasingly difficult as you get older, and can easily end up wiping out any assets you have accumulated. While you automatically get Medicare benefits once you reach a certain age, this program fails to provide many of the important benefits older Americans require. Medicaid provides more extensive benefits, but… Read More »

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NYC Medicaid and Community Care Services

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Remaining at home for as long as possible is a priority for many older adults, but the challenges associated with providing for yourself can be overwhelming. From performing basic tasks such as cooking and cleaning to getting transportation to doctor appointments, there are a number of potential needs that must be addressed. Whether you… Read More »

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Early Warning Signs That Nursing Home Care Is Needed

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Many of us can appreciate when an aging loved one is resistant to the idea of entering a nursing home or assisted care facility. We understand their desire to provide for themselves while remaining in familiar surroundings, but there does come a point that more comprehensive care is needed to ensure their health and… Read More »

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Weighing Your Options In Long Term Care

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Whether you are in a situation where dealing with the effects of aging and chronic health problems is curtailing your independence and ability to care for yourself, or if you have concerns about a family member or loved one, it is important to know you have options. Long-term care and assisted living facilities are… Read More »

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Why You Need To Act Now In Planning For Long Term Healthcare Costs

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While not everyone will require nursing home care when they are older, most of us will need some additional help in providing for our personal needs and maintaining our independence. Relying on children or younger relatives to assist you is not always a realistic option, and failing to engage in financial planning for future… Read More »