Common Mistakes When Planning for a Disabled Family Member

There are 58 million Americans five years of age or older that are identified as special needs making them the largest single minority in this country. The majority of federal and state benefits available to help persons with disabilities are needs based, meaning income and assets are strictly limited and can often by misinterpreted, resulting [...]

December 11th, 2018|

Special Needs Trusts – What You Need to Know

In general, a trust is created when property or assets are managed by a person or firm for another person’s benefit. The person or entity who manages the trust is known as the “trustee” and is entrusted with the responsibility of making decisions in the best interest of the person who benefits from the trust, [...]

October 23rd, 2018|

3 Things to Consider When Your Special Needs Child Turns 18

In honor of National Disability Awareness Month, we are bringing you information on special needs children and three areas you should consider when they turn 18. One of the toughest challenges faced by many parents is knowing how to best care for their special needs child as they reach adulthood. There are many areas that [...]

October 16th, 2018|