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by LongHauler
Tue Jun 11, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Late Life/End of Life Expenses
Replies: 38
Views: 4256

Re: Late Life/End of Life Expenses

The OP's "Jack and Joe" example is only possible if the nursing home has Medicaid beds and, moreover, has a Medicaid bed available at the precise time that Jack runs out of money, waits 30 days for the Medicaid approval, and (hopefully) gets approved. And what if he gets rejected because h...
by LongHauler
Tue May 28, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Moving to a Continuing Care Retirement Community
Replies: 24
Views: 2087

Re: Moving to a Continuing Care Retirement Community

You might want to do a few random visits to the areas of the community you wouldn't live in right away, like the nursing home wing. My parents were planning to move to a CCRC but my dad had a bad experience in the nursing/rehab area after a recent hospital stay (actually died two days later) and now...
by LongHauler
Fri Apr 26, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Intro and Personal Finance Advice
Replies: 59
Views: 6302

Re: Intro and Personal Finance Advice

Listen, you're doing great but there are a few things you can do to improve your situation even more. 1. Doesn't quite sound like you're really following Dave, it sounds like you're categorizing your debts into credit cards, car, students loans, etc. You should be listing your individual debt balanc...