Most of us understand that women get impacted by long-term care both as the first caregiver and then as the person who needs care later in life. Since women live longer they are at greater risk. It now makes sense that women have become the decision makers.
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Recent news and articles from the Long Term Care industry
In 2019 the major insurance companies paid American families over $11 Billion in benefits from their affordable Long-Term Care Insurance policies.
A study shows Long-Term Care Insurance premiums can vary as much as 100% or more from one company to another. As you plan for the financial costs and burdens of aging before you retire be sure to shop for the most affordable coverage.
One man lost his battle to Alzheimer’s as another man gets diagnosed. Because they are well known the world knows but the impact of dementia, including Alzheimer’s hits many American families.
As we get older, we become more concerned about our health and safety for ourselves and our loved ones. Being independent is usually goal one. A few simple steps will help all of us as we get older.
Be cautious of schemes that would allow you to hide or give-away assets in order to qualify for Medicaid’s long-term care benefit. Federal law provides middle and upper-middle class families to way to protect savings and provide for quality care.