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A House In Order

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A House In Order is a program that seeks to give elders and their children a basic understanding of estate planning in its various forms. The program will cover the basic estate planning concepts of wills, trusts, and power of attorney. Stephanie and Stanley will also seek to give listeners a place to begin the conversation of estate planning with their loved-ones as it is ofter a difficult topic for family members to discuss.

October 20, 2012 – Medicaid Planning

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Medicaid vs. Medicare
Long Term Medicaid
Nursing Home Costs
Look back period/penalty period
How a trust may be able to protect your assets.

October 13, 2012 – Government Benefits: SSDI, SSI, and VA benefits

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What is the difference between SSDI and SSI?
How do I qualify for Social Security benefits?
What VA benefits are available to me?
How do I qualify for them?
Service contracts
VA trusts

September 8, 2012 – La-Post

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Guest: John Amos – V.P. of Mission & Spirituality at St. Francis Cabrini Hospital
What is a “Living Will?”
What does the Catholic Church teach about living wills?
What is a “Do Not Resuscitate Order?”