Month: October 2020

How to Fix a Required Minimum Distribution Mistake

You can fix a required minimum distribution mistake from a retirement account.  The rules around required minimum distributions fare confusing, and it’s easy to slip up. Fortunately, if you do make a mistake, there are steps you can take to fix the error and possibly avoid a stiff penalty. If you have a tax-deferred retirement […]

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Medicare Beneficiaries May Be Eligible for an Additional 100 days of Skilled Nursing Home Coverage Due to Pandemic

Medicare beneficiaries in nursing homes may be eligible for an additional 100 days of skilled coverage due to the pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic has been particularly devastating for nursing homes and their residents.  Aside from the tragically disproportionate loss of life, care for surviving residents has been delayed or interrupted due to infection, facility lockdowns […]

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