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What Does the Debt-Limit Deal Mean to Seniors?

Besides the negative effect we are seeing in the market today from the S&P downgrade of the US credit rating, the debt deal may have far reaching consequences to seniors. Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security are a huge proportion of the US budget. Elderlawanswers.com has provided a summary of what...

Deirdre Wheatley-Liss: Personal Injury Damages and Medicaid Liens - SCOTUS Decides

You have a horrific accident and are looking at a life of extreme medical care. The accident was caused by another person (drunk truck driver). You get a multi-million dollar award. Does the state that you live in get a share? First, personal injury awards are generally free from income tax. Section...