Partnership policies are affordable plans to provide additional asset protection while easing the burden extended care places on family.
People with long-term care insurance are receiving a majority of their benefits outside a nursing home according to a new study from the American Association for Long Term Care Insurance.
Skilled and advanced long term care for a private room costs break a national average of $100k per year for the first time.
Actor & Singer David Cassady Reveals he is suffering from dementia like his mother and grandfather had. This will make future performances difficult for the 66-year-old.
Health issues as a result of Obesity are a main factor in increased risk of Long Term Health Care. A new British study suggests drinking a pint of tap water before meals will help people lose weight. This could have benefici
This is an op-ed from a retired college professor who talks about his first-hand experience with his wife's Long Term Care. He shares how their LTC policy helped his family.
If your New Year's resolutions include better health & retirement planning than drink to that for 2016 with red wine. Research shows the benefits can lead to better health and limiting aging issues some of which cause a grea
Having a beer or two may ward off Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s according to a study. Memory issues, Parkinson’s and other neurodegenerative diseases cause many people to need Long Term Care which without LTC insurance c
Farmers and Ranchers have much of their assets in the value of their land. Long Term Health Care costs can threaten the ability to keep the farm or ranch in the family.
Generation X & Late-Boomers should plan for LTC. Impact of no plan will burden Millennials. LTC insurance safeguards income & savings & eases burden on family
A new 14 year study shows African Americans and American Indians have the highest incidence rates of dementia. This reinforces the need for all Americans to plan for the costs of extended Long Term Health Care
The fastest growing age demographic in America is 90+ and many living to 100+. The impact of living well into your ‘golden years’ requires immediate planning before you retire. Plan should include funding your 401k and o
May is a good time to pay attention to your blood pressure. National High Blood Pressure Month places the health and LTC issues of HBP front and center.
Fox has been outspoken about living with, and finding a cure for, Parkinson's disease since he went public with his diagnosis in 1998. He has slammed 'disturbing' reports about his 'declining' health
A new study confirms women continue to enjoy longer life, however that means they require a higher level of disability as they age. This means women must plan for the financial costs and burdens of aging.
An aging America means products and services to service the Long Term extended care needs of this group is growing and evolving. Diapers are a good example as more people have needs as they age.
Memory loss is a leading cause of why a person may need Long Term Health Care. Knowing early signs is important so you can get a head's up on a loved one. This is also a reason why you should make Long Term Care Insurance pa
People need Long Term Health Care due to illnesses, accidents or the impact of aging. MS is one condition that can cause LTC creating a physical, emotional and financial burden on family.
LTC issues become bigger burden on mid-career women who tend to be the default caregiver for an older parent or in-law. An advance LTC plan before retirement is key.