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529 Plan Assets Can Collide With Medicaid Eligibility

While state-sponsored savings accounts for college—so-called "529 plans"—are an increasingly popular way for grandparents to fund a grandchild's college education, they can have one serious drawback: their impact on a grandparent's Medicaid eligibility. Two ElderLawAnswers member attorneys discuss the problem...

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Guardian Should Have Respected Couple

The person appointed by a court to manage the affairs of an institutionalized Medicaid recipient failed in her role because she did not respect the efforts that the recipient and his wife had made to protect their small savings from...

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