USA Today Article – Are You Prepared for Cost of Nursing Home Care?
This edition of the Koldin Law Center E-Newsletter provides a link to a USA Today article titled: “Nursing home care could cost seniors close to $100,000 a year. Are you prepared?”
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The USA Today Newspaper recently provided an article about the need to plan for long term care illness. The article discusses different options including planning for Medicaid and retaining the services of an estate planning attorney.
The average nursing home cost in Onondaga County is $15,000 per month or $180,000 per year. This is substantially higher than the $100,000 cost mentioned in the article.
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The next issue of the Koldin Law Center E-Newsletter will begin a series about the role of an Elder Law Attorney.
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At the Koldin Law Center, P.C., located in East Syracuse, New York, we have over 50 years of experience helping individuals plan for immediate crisis and long term care. Our attorneys are available to discuss your estate planning options, including the advantages and disadvantages of Revocable Trusts and Irrevocable Trusts, along with other estate planning considerations including a Will, Power of Attorney, and Health Care Proxy.
When the Koldin Law Center, P.C. handles a Medicaid case, we not only handle the entire application process, but we also review asset protection options with our clients. We review with our clients who are already in a Nursing Home options to protect some or all of their assets beyond merely establishing Medicaid eligibility.
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Remember that the Koldin Law Center offers many services for clients of all ages. Our services range from basic estate planning such as a simple will to complex estate planning including asset preservation planning.
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