Recently, New York State announced budget cuts to its Medicaid program. These budget cuts will have severe negative repercussions on the millions of New Yorkers
The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) has a free-of-charge search service to assist families in locating unclaimed benefits on life insurance policies.
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) will amend a current rule and adopt a new one, to address financial exploitation of seniors, that will go
The proposed GOP Tax Reform Plan threatens to repeal laws that enable taxpayers to deduct medical and dental expenses on their tax returns. The current
A new and worthy advocate just joined the fight for a cure for Alzheimer’s disease. Bill Gates revealed in an interview with CNN medical correspondent
On September 13, 2017, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill that will ensure vulnerable low-income New Yorkers access to their medical records. The
Effective October 17, 2017, victims of hate crimes and elderly and disabled victims can now seek compensation through the State Office of Victim Services (“State
The Elder Abuse and Prosecution Act of 2017 was introduced by Senators Chuck Grassley and Amy Klobuchar and passed the full Senate on August 1,
There are many elderly who are without adequate cash reserves to meet their ongoing expenses, yet own substantial equity in their home.