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Protecting My Parents’ Assets

When our loved ones grow old, we worry about protecting their hard-earned money and assets. Through estate planning, Goldberg Law Group can assist you and your family in ensuring your loved one’s assets are protected properly. What is Estate Planning?

Beyond Safety Nets: Navigating the World of Special Needs Trusts

Special Needs Trusts (SNTs) are a specific type of trust designed to safeguard the eligibility of beneficiaries for need-based government benefits, such as Medicaid and Supplemental Security Income (SSI). These trusts are also known as supplemental needs trusts or “(d)(4)(A)”

How Qualified Income Trusts Unlock Medicaid Benefits: A Comprehensive Guide – Part 2

How do I set up a QIT? 1. Contact the experienced attorneys at NJ Elder Law Center at Goldberg Law Group for a free consultation. As one can see from the above list of guidelines, establishing a QIT requires careful

How Medicaid Planning Can Help Protect Your Spouse

When it comes to planning for your future it is important to take your spouse into account. Starting Medicaid planning early can help protect your spouse in the future by ensuring that both of your assets are protected and accounted

The Impact of the Look-Back Period on Medicaid Planning

Applying for Medicaid can seem like a daunting task; however, we are here to educate you on the Look-Back Period and provide information on how to mitigate violations of this period so you can submit your application worry free.  When

Medicaid Estate Recovery: What Families Need to Know

What is Medicaid Estate Recovery? Under federal and New Jersey law, the Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services (DMAHS) is required to recover funds from the estates of some deceased Medicaid beneficiaries.  For individuals aged 55 or older, states

A Guide to Navigating Medicaid Penalties in New Jersey: What You Need to Know

What is a Medicaid Penalty? A penalty period is defined as a period of time that a person will be ineligible for Medicaid benefits that results from violating Medicaid’s Look-Back Rule.  What is the Look-Back Period? The Look-Back Period is

Medicaid Differences Between at Home, Assisted Living & Nursing Home in New Jersey

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When thinking about what might be the best services that are available to your loved ones through Medicaid, you might be overwhelmed with the options presented to you. However, we are here to help you break these options down and

Navigating the Medicaid Fair Hearing Process in New Jersey

Filing a Medicaid application in New Jersey can be a complex and sometimes challenging process. While you may have taken great care to ensure your application is accurate and complete, there may be instances where your Medicaid eligibility is disputed

Navigating Medicaid Benefits in New Jersey: Using a Qualified Income Trust to Overcome the Income Cap

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Securing Medicaid benefits for long-term care can be a lifeline for many seniors and individuals with disabilities in New Jersey. However, one of the significant challenges that applicants often face is being over the income cap set by Medicaid. In


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