Medicaid benefits increase January 1

A number of important Medicaid figures will increase as of January 1, 2012. Most of the changes are figures that are typically adjusted every January. (Others change July 1, October 1, or at a lesser interval.) Many reflect a 3.6% cost-of-living increase, the first...

Family care agreements best done in advance

(2008) A written agreement to care for an elderly parent sounds odd to many people. Don’t family members care for one another without a contract? Love and affection are often reason enough, but there are a number of reasons to consider a written family care agreement....