Veterans Benefits

2018 Changes – VA Pension With Aid and Attendance Program

2018-10-18T21:44:14+00:00

BIG NEWS! EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 18, 2018 On Tuesday, September 18, 2018 the VA released new regulations applicable to the VA pension benefit, also known as “improved pension,” or “aid and attendance.” The regulation takes effect today, October 18, 2018. The regulations provide new rules regarding how much net worth a VA benefit applicant may retain [...]

2018 Changes – VA Pension With Aid and Attendance Program2018-10-18T21:44:14+00:00

VA Benefits You Can’t Pass Up

2018-05-07T16:55:02+00:00

Sarah helped her dad work with me to complete his estate planning documents. The three of us then took a moment to see if there was anything else we could do to help Isaac better enjoy his retirement years. As it turns out, he was in line for some important VA benefits Knowing he was [...]

VA Benefits You Can’t Pass Up2018-05-07T16:55:02+00:00

5 Ways You Can Help a Veteran

2018-05-07T16:55:04+00:00

Our veterans make huge sacrifices to protect American lives, but often find themselves struggling to receive the benefits they deserve under the law. While the system sometimes seems to work against veterans, help is available, if only veterans were made aware of how to access this assistance. That’s why we’re presenting this information. If you [...]

5 Ways You Can Help a Veteran2018-05-07T16:55:04+00:00

VA Benefits – Long Term Care Improving In 2013

2018-05-15T19:09:46+00:00

VA benefits are getting better. One of the best kept secrets in long term care planning is the Veterans Pension with Aid and Attendance program. Aid and Attendance is a benefit available to veterans, their spouses, widows or widowers. Of all the VA benefits, this offers the highest level available and is designed to help [...]

VA Benefits – Long Term Care Improving In 20132018-05-15T19:09:46+00:00

Veterans Benefits for Long Term Care

2018-05-07T16:55:15+00:00

By Brian G. Quinn “ATTENTION VETERANS: Qualifying Veterans May Receive Up to $23,396* per year to help pay for Home Care, Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, Adult Day Services, etc.” said an advertisement in a recent addition of the local newspaper.  This advertisement was talking about a little known benefit through the Department of Veterans Affairs [...]

Veterans Benefits for Long Term Care2018-05-07T16:55:15+00:00

How do I avoid paying everything I own to the nursing home?

2018-05-07T16:55:16+00:00

By Brian G. Quinn How do I avoid paying everything I own to the nursing home is a question I am asked by many of my clients either as they begin the process of looking at long term care options, or as a family member begins looking at the long term care process.  While each client’s [...]

How do I avoid paying everything I own to the nursing home?2018-05-07T16:55:16+00:00