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Wartime Veterans Facts Veterans and their spouses or dependents can qualify for tax-free income. Families struggling with or facing Alzheimer’s can benefit greatly for an enhanced Aid and Attendance Pension. To qualify the veteran or spouse of a veteran may qualify for substantial benefits. A veteran requiring a protective environment such as a nursing home […] Mom is aging and needs lots of care but has limited resources. The family is looking for a way to cut her unneeded expenses while meeting her needs. One expense that families consider cutting is a life insurance policy. After all, most of us purchase life insurance to pay for living expenses of a family, […] When illness strikes, many people underestimate the costs of care. Did you know Medicare does not pay for extended long term care? Without proper planning, one’s life savings can quickly be drained. Learn about ways to protect assets and maximize the ability to qualify for government benefits such as Medicaid and Wartime Veterans Pension. Presented […] When illness strikes, many people underestimate the costs of care. Did you know Medicare does not pay for extended long term care? Without proper planning, one’s life savings can quickly be drained. Learn about ways to protect assets and maximize the ability to qualify for government benefits such as Medicaid and Wartime Veterans Pension. Presented […] Living Wills and DNRs, September 15, 6-7 pm Every person has the right to decide the type of care they would like to receive. An Advanced Healthcare Directive, or Living Will informs medical providers of the patients intentions when he or she is unable to speak for themselves. A Do Not Resuscitate order instructs medical […] Estate Planning for Families Struggling with Memory Loss, October 20, 6-7 pm Those with memory loss may still be able to make an estate plan. There are things the family can do to best provide for the person afflicted with this issue. Sometimes it is important to do basic estate maintenance for those with […] Veterans’ Affairs, Aid & Attendance Pension, November 17, 6-7 pm Many wartime veterans, their spouses and widows can qualify for Aid and Attendance benefit. A couple could be eligible for as much as $2120, a veteran $1788 and a widow $1149 of tax free income. This needs based program can help families with medical costs. […] Here are important forms that are used to apply for Wartime Veteran’s Benefits. Note: This is to be used by Veterans and their families only. These are forms and general instructions for those who believe that they are financially qualified to receive benefits. Generally, the Veteran must have less than $80,000 in countable assets to […] Can Somebody with Dementia or Alzheimer’s Make a Will? Yes, but there may be a point where this becomes impossible. Families often face a difficult situation when they receive a Alzheimer’s or dementia diagnosis. Often, the signs preceded the diagnosis. Whether an individual is dealing with a suspicion or “official” diagnosis, there may still be […] Aid and Attendance, Housebound. 2016 Rates How much will the VA pay Veterans for Wartime Pension.? Find out more here.