Ok, I am the exeutor of my grandmothers estate. I acted as her home health assistant with an agreement that she paid me $25/hr. Initially I did not take any of the money, however within the past 16 months I have been without a job and have used that money. The total money she owes me is more than I have borrowed. She is getting close to spend down and I want to make sure everything is ok.Thanks,
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my question is, i have done approxiately $40,000 work for my grandma and have borrrowed 29,000 of that, where do I stand as far as spend down or having to pay it back?
Hello, Are you saying your grandmother is still alive and owes you money for her health care. Or has she passed?
she is still alive at 99, and has enough money left for approximately 6 months in assisted living. I do not want the money, I want her to live in Assisted Living as long as possible. I just want to make sure that the money she "owed" me for taking care of her prior to Assisted Living that is in excess of what I have borrowed against leaves me in the clear legally and I won't need to pay it back. (don't have it)
So, she still owes you $11,000? and she doesn't have it?
yes, but I don't want it. I would rather she have the money to stay in Assisted Living and not have to go on Medicaide. I just want to make sure that there is no way I owe her money.
As long as you have your hours documented and everything there should be no problem at all You did not relaly borrow the money, she owed it to you anyway. There is no issue as much as I can see.
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