Planning for your care or the care of a loved one can be daunting. Between
complicated Medicaid and estate planning laws and the spread of misinformation,
it's hard to find the simple truth of which benefits you're entitled
to receive, without compromising your hard earned assets or burdening
Medicaid Planning and Asset Protection
Medicaid (Arizona Long Term Care System) laws have become increasingly complex. If properly utilized, Medicaid can help
to defray your health care costs and make quality health care more accessible,
however, it can be very difficult to navigate. The elder law and estate
planning attorneys at Thies & Lihn, PLLC can skillfully guide you
through the complicated laws which govern Medicaid and work with you so
you can fully understand your rights.
Phoenix estate planning attorneys at Thies & Lihn, PLLC will help you find the right financial solution
for you and your family. They'll explore all of your options regarding
long term care planning. They'll draft a detailed medical and asset
protection plan that outlines your wishes so your family can implement
your plan using these legally sound documents.
A common misconception is a person has to be "poor" or "destitute"
to receive Medicaid assistance for their long-term care. This is not the
case. There are ways to arrange and protect your finances in order to
make Medicaid work for you, and our experienced attorneys can help you
devise a plan to protect your assets and your family's interests,
while you receive the Medicaid benefits you deserve. The attorneys at
Thies & Lihn, will help you develop an asset protection plan which
will not compromise your financial independence, will help you retain
ownership of your home and possessions, will allow you to quickly and
legally transfer property to your family and will protect the financial
security of yourself and your family.
It's not a topic many people enjoy thinking or talking about, however,
in the event you become incapacitated and unable to make decisions independently,
choosing a guardian, or a power of attorney, is one of the most important
decisions you can make. If you become unable to make independent and informed
decisions, without a guardian in place, you are left vulnerable and susceptible
to fraud, theft, and deceit or others making choices regarding your care
which are not in line with your wishes.
Incapacitation can happen unexpectedly, which is why it's so important
to choose your guardian in lieu of a court appoints one for you. Thies
& Lihn, PLLC will help you explore your options regarding guardianship
including a Durable Power of Attorney, for your healthcare and financial
decisions, so you can rest easy knowing your interests will be protected
in any situation.
Schedule Your Consultation Today
It's never too soon to create a solid care plan for your future.
Call Thies & Lihn, PLLC today to discuss your options and tailor a plan to ensure your needs will
be met and wishes will be honored.