My wife is going into a nursing home as private pay and she has a three-years-long-term-care policy. Eventually she may have to go on Medicaid. I heard that Medicaid can take our home for reimbursement when she passes. Is this true? Maybe. South Carolina like all states has estate recovery which means the State can place...Read more
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