They say that you should use the right tool for the right job. This comes into play when you are planning your estate. There are various different legal devices that can be used to arrange for the transfer of assets to others. You should become apprised of your options and make the optimal choices. With this in mind, let's look at special needs trusts. People With Disabilities & Medi-Cal People who have disabilities often rely on government programs, and Medi-Cal is one of them. Medi-Cal … [Read more...] about When Do I Need a Special Needs Trust?
Doing things on your own can be rewarding on a personal level. It can also save you money under the right circumstances. However, biting off more than you can chew can actually wind up creating a disaster. With this in mind, let's look at Medicaid (which is called Medi-Cal in California) , SSI, and special needs trusts in Campbell California. A Hypothetical Scenario Let's say that you buy into the sales pitches that you see online. You accept the premise that anyone can act as his or her own … [Read more...] about Medicaid, SSI, and Special Needs Trusts in Campbell California
Each family has a different dynamic, and this is something to take into consideration when you are planning your estate. With this in mind, if you have someone with a disability in your family you may want to consider the creation of a special needs trust. We would like to explain the value of a special needs trust by way of a simple example. Suppose you have a family member who has a disability. You want to provide something for this individual when you're planning your estate. Because … [Read more...] about What Is a California Special Needs Trust?