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Can Medicaid Take my Home and Life Savings?

October 19, 2018

On a regular basis, clients express their fear that if they ever go into a nursing home and/or need long-term care, the Medicaid program will take their home and life savings. 
While it is prudent to be concerned as to what will occur if you or a family member needs long-term care, Medicaid does not seize the Medicaid recipient’s home, its contents and his or her life savings upon ...

IBM campus to turn into boarding school?

The owners of the former 723-acre IBM campus in Somers are proposing a private boarding and day school for Grades 9-12, temporarily named “Somers Academy.”  More details to follow.

Carrying on a Legacy

Michael McAnaw built his reputation as an Edward Jones financial advisor around being a family man.

“The first thing that was really touching to hear, he never started a conversation without talking about his daughters and me,” said his wife, Judi McAnaw. “Here was a man who put his family first, but his clients were his family as well.”

Five years after ...

Chase Branch Closing Aug. 23

SOMERS, N.Y. - Chase Bank is closing one of its branches and ATM locations in Somers.

In a letter to customers, the bank said it will be closing its offices at 265 Route 202—next to Taste Deli & Catering—and consolidating operations with its branch right across the road in the Somerstown Shopping Center on Thursday, Aug. 23.

Chase has been “opening new branches where ...


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