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    Beneficiary changed after death

    Is it possible that the retirement fund did not allow someone other than the spouse to be appointed as a beneficiary without written consent of the spouse? I have a pension fund with a previous employer where that applies, as it also does with my government pension fund with my current employer. .
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    law about district attendance officer visiting home in NJ

    Well, when I moved into my current home, I had to provide the school district with not just a lease and a utility bill, but also a voter registration record with my new address and a state ID or driver's license with my new address. Plus I had to complete extra paperwork AND get approval from...
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    law about district attendance officer visiting home in NJ

    Yep. I rent a house in a suburban school district, and have a child in public high school. I have to provide a copy of my lease to the school district every year, to prove I still live there.
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    House into husband’s family trust

    If your husband isn't currently employed, why can't he watch the 3 year old during the day while you work? A nurse should also have the option to work night shift A 3 year old is old enough for preschool as well.
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    Contest Winnings, Self-Employment Income, and Illinois Medicaid

    Interesting! I'm a Medicaid caseworker in Ohio. We are instructed to allow clients to self attest that they have zero income. We check our various databases for income, and if nothing shows up, we're to assume they don't have any income. No doubt some work under the table or are earn money...
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    Benefits while under someone else's roof?

    You're right, I completely missed that part about her living in NY now.
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    Benefits while under someone else's roof?

    Medicaid is not going to take your household income into account, unless you claim her on your taxes as a dependent. Is Indiana a Medicaid expansion state under the ACA though? If not, the eligibility requirements for Medicaid may be much more strict. As far as food stamps, whether she can get...
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    Child Support when potential NCP is disabled

    It's not uncommon or non allowable for someone to have both private health insurance and Medicaid. Medicaid is always considered secondary insurance. So the private health insurance will pay out first on any claims, and then Medicaid will cover any remaining balance.
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    How does one explain a separation due to non-disciplinary reasons to a future employer?

    I would take their claim that they won't contest unemployment with a grain of salt. I was laid off from a job a few years back. My position was eliminated. My supervisor gave me a letter stating I was being laid off. I was given severance pay. She also stated the organization would not contest...
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    Can nursing home take my house?

    I'm an Ohio Medicaid caseworker. The nursing home cannot "take" your house or sell it. However, the house can be subject to Medicaid estate recovery once your partner dies, assuming he receives Medicaid to pay for his nursing home stay. You can contact the Ohio attorney general's estate...
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    Court order not being followed.

    My kids attended Catholic schools from K-9th grade for my daughter, and K-4th grade for my son. My daughter's uniforms in particular, were expensive. She had to have specific plaid jumpers and later, skirts, that could only be purchased at a local Catholic school uniform shop. Along with...
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    Employer discussing why I was let go

    Fair enough. Good points Fair points, both of you. My husband actually found out once that a former employer (smallish family owned company) told at least one potential employer that he never worked for the company at all. He worked for them for 5 years. He had applied for a (better paying...
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    Employer discussing why I was let go

    This will probably be an unpopular opinion. Unless the employee stole from the employer or committed some other egregious act, why give a bad reference to a potential employer? Why not just verify the employee worked there, and only give out their position and dates of employment? It just...
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    Can employees of Nyc public schools really do this?

    And lots of adult women (and men) are raped, sexually harassed or abused by strangers or partners. It doesn't mean they don't have the "spine" to say no.
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    Grandmother has custody and now I don't like it..

    Omg, that is TOO bizarre!! I wonder if any of the kids changed their names as adults?? Lol!
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