What do you do when a society that has had as one of its core beliefs that the sacrifices of the parents for their children will be rewarded by caring for the parent in their old age when the child chooses to neglect that duty? That’s the question that many countries are facing.
Below are the links for both married couples and single individuals for the basic resource and income guidelines for Washington state-sponsored programs. These guidelines get updated throughout the year and affect eligibility for long-term care programs. The guidelines here became effective Feb. 20, 2013. Washington State Medicaid & Resource Standards-Single Washington State Medicaid & Resource…
On Friday, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) announced that the Medicare costs for seniors will go down in 2014.
If you think housing choices are difficult for aging adults, consider what it’s like for those same adults looking for housing options for their special needs children.
Do you think you’re healthy? A report from the Heart and Stroke Foundation looked at how Canadians perceived their own health. Eighty percent of Canadian baby boomers felt that their doctors would rate them as healthy despite the fact that many of them smoked, drank heavily or had other unhealthy habits.
Were you aware that the Social Security tax has a payroll tax cap?