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What is assisted living?

What is assisted living? If you have questions about assisted living, Joe Ranni, Esq. of Ranni Law Firm PLLC reveals the answers to the following

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Who needs a Will?

Who needs a Will? Joseph Ranni, Esq. of Ranni Law Firm, PLLC answers the following questions about Wills: Who needs a will? What happens when a person

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Latest News from Albany

Joe Ranni, Esq. or Ranni Law Firm,  visits Albany to get an update on Medicaid changes, the department of health, department of aging, the office

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What is Estate Planning

What is estate planning?

What is Estate Planning? Joseph Ranni, Esq. of Ranni Law Firm, PLLC answers the following questions about Estate Planning: What is estate planning? Who needs estate planning? Are

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What is age discrimination?

What is age discrimination?

What is age discrimination? Joseph Ranni, Esq. of Ranni Law Firm, PLLC answers the following questions about Age Discrimination: What is age discrimination? What are

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What is elder abuse?

What is elder abuse? Joseph Ranni, Esq. of Ranni Law Firm, PLLC answers the following questions about Elder Abuse and the Law: What is elder abuse?

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What is senior housing?

What is Senior Housing? Joseph Ranni, Esq. of Ranni Law Firm, PLLC answers the following questions about Senior Housing: What is senior housing? Who goes

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Dementia Care and the Law

Dementia Care and the Law What is dementia? This interview with Joseph Ranni, Esq. of Ranni Law Firm, PLLC answers the following questions:  Are there

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Medicaid Permitted Transfers

Medicaid Permitted Transfers

While most transfers are penalized with a period of Medicaid ineligibility, certain transfers are exempt from this sanction. Even after entering a nursing home, you

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The Value of Trusts

The problem with transferring assets is that you have given them away. You no longer control them, and even a trusted child or other relative

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Testamentary Trusts

Testamentary trusts are trusts created under a will. The Medicaid rules provide a special ‘safe harbor’ for testamentary trusts created by a deceased spouse for

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Safe Harbor Trusts

Medicaid rules provide for three ‘safe harbor’ trusts that are notable exceptions to the general trust rules. 1 The first, referred to as a ‘(d)(4) (A)’

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