When you are planning ahead for retirement you may envision the opportunity to cross things off your bucket list. Good times lie in wait, and you have a retirement dream. You are probably not budgeting for long-term care, and Medi-Cal may be the last thing on your mind. Why Medi-Cal? Why should someone who has saved for retirement care about Medi-Cal? People who have worked and paid taxes all of their lives are going to be qualified for Medicare when they become 65. You may think that if you … [Read more...] about Is There a Medi-Cal Asset Maximum?
Medicare is a government health insurance program that is available to seniors who have paid into the program sufficiently during their working years. Because of the fact that you are going to be eligible to enroll in the Medicare program, you might wonder why Medi-Cal may be relevant to you when you are a senior citizen. The reason why a significant percentage of elders who were previously enrolled in the Medicare program ultimately qualify for Medi-Cal is because they need assistance with … [Read more...] about Medi-Cal Planning in California: When Is it Too Late?