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If you have a child with autism, planning for the future can be daunting. Read on to learn how you can best prepare your estate plan to ensure a successful life for your autistic child after you are gone. Preparing legal documents for your estate can be complicated and even more so if you have […]
Walter’s Story Walter relies on a wheelchair due to his physical disability but has full mental capacity and the ability to make his own financial decisions. To ensure that he is protected financially, Walter wanted to set up a Special Needs Trust (SNT). However, until recently, Walter was unable to do so because the law […]
If you are starting to plan for how you will protect and care for your special needs child after you are gone, here are 4 things you will need to consider.
A special needs trust (sometimes called a supplemental needs trust) benefits adult children with disabilities or special needs. When properly arranged and administrated, a special needs trusts allows an adult child with disabilities to be the beneficiary of a trust without impacting his or her eligibility for government programs like Medicaid and Social Security Income. […]