Humans don't age like a fine wine, but we do live a long-time. Longevity requires an advance plan including Long-Term Care Insurance. A new study says the longer you wait the bigger chance health issues will prevent you from obtaining coverage.
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American families were paid over $9.2 Billion is Long-Term Care Insurance benefits in 2017. A new study shows the largest claim has paid $2.6 million to one person.
A new study shows most Long-Term Care Insurance claims start with care at home. While most people think the insurance just pays for nursing homes the reality is the opposite. In 2017 Over $9.2 Billion in benefits were paid to American families.
A person's transition into a long-term care facility can benefit with use of photographs and mementos, including pet drawings, to ease fears. Advance planning will make life's transitions easier on the whole family.
Many people don't think of end-of-life issues. Hospice, comfort care or palliative care makes it easier on both the person and the family. Barbara Bush's end-of-life decision may bring comfort to other families.
Losing weight can be a challenge at any age, however after 60 it becomes harder. Being over-weight increases health issues and your risk for long-term care. An advance plan for longevity prior to retirement is key.