Disabilities can occur at any age . . . . . . But disabilities do not have to mean the end of living a full life. However, the specifics of “a full life” for disabled people go well beyond the basic needs provided by government benefits such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Medicaid. Avoid the "Spend Down" Most people think that they have to spend down practically all of their financial assets in order to qualify for these governmental benefits, but that is not the case. When financial assets are placed in a Supplemental Needs Trust, also called a Special Needs Trust, a disabled … [Read more...]
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