No, there is no organization that evaluates pooled trusts. However, a qualified special needs planner in your area will be able to point you in the right direction. For the Academy of Special Needs Planners’ list of pooled trusts, organized by state but without ratings, click here.
Although 2024 Medicare premiums are seeing an increase, there are nevertheless a few bright spots. Starting on January 1, 2024, Medicare enrollees may be pleased to hear about several positive changes taking place.
Recently proposed legislation seeks to offer financial relief for unpaid family caregivers. The Lowering Costs for Caregivers Act of 2023is the result of a bipartisan effort to lessen the costs of family caregiving.
To secure the maximum amount in monthly Social Security retirement benefits, Americans must wait until full retirement age to start receiving their payouts. Results from a 2023 survey show that most of today's workers know about this stipulation - and yet the vast majority say they’re willing to file for their Social Security benefits early anyway.