Do you desire to that your special needs child will remain financially secure even when you are no longer around?
With the expenses of your child's care and what needs may arise after you are gone or what (if any) public benefits may be available, determining funding of a special needs trust (SNT) is no easy task.
Assistance with calculating your special needs goal is available from special needs attorneys, as well as from special needs calculators, which are accessible free of charge on the Internet. Here are two such calculators:
- MetDesk Special Needs Calculator: http://www.metlifeiseasier.com/metdesk
- Merrill Lynch Special Needs Calculator: www.totalmerrill.com/specialneeds .
Using these calculators, you can begin to make plans for your child's future. Based on information you provide about anticipated income and expenses, these calculators offer a realistic estimate of how much your child will need in financial support.Tags: financing a special needs trust, special needs, special needs planning, Special Needs Trusts