You may be afraid of losing your home if you have to enter a nursing home and apply for Medicaid. While this fear is well-...Read more
Each state handles estate recovery differently, so it will depend on your state. Given the circumstances, it is likely that the state would like to be paid fully over time rather than receive a smaller lump sum. The state may require your mother’s estate or her heirs to sign a promissory note and mortgage for the amount due.
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