My mother is a widow and is paying $10,000 a month for nursing home care. She has a family home valued at $50,000 and $70,000 in savings. My mother is very depressed at the thought of losing our family home. Is it too late for us?

It is possible to protect the home and/or a portion of the savings using various asset preservation methods. Protecting Assets After Illness

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