Warm summer weather can be hard on everyone, especially hard on those who are older. It can lead to heat exhaustion, heat stroke or death.
Nearly nine million Americans deducted medical and dental expenses which can now include long-term care insurance premium costs according to a report released by the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance.
Medicaid cuts are reductions in increased budget spending but the impact on your future long-term care has become a big concern. What is the impact and will private LTC insurance be an answer?
A new report shows we are an aging nation. This will impact your future retirement plan and health costs including long-term care which could mean outliving your money.
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.
Very common for adult children to be caring for and dealing with the care of a parent. This support comes with a price. Making smart planning moves will help older parents. Planning is also key for adult children.
You remember the Beatles song, “All You Need Is Love”. When considering love & marriage after age 50 you might need more.
The U.S. has entered the ‘Golden Age of Caregiving’ with more family members becoming caregivers while taking care of their own families and living their own lives. A new study shows caregivers work 1.2 billion unpaid hours.
Skilled and advanced long term care for a private room costs break a national average of $100k per year for the first time.
Hybrid long-term care and short-term care policies are new options for Long-term Care Insurance. Consumers should weigh the pros and cons for each policy type.
With our aging population, chronic diseases that compromise skin integrity such as diabetes and peripheral vascular disease are becoming increasingly common especially in long-term care situations. Careful attention and quality care are key.
May is Blood Pressure Awareness Month as well a Stroke Awareness Month. You should be aware of the risks and ways for prevention. HBP and strokes can cause serious health issues and Long-Term Care
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.
Individuals and businesses can take advantage of special tax treatment of Long Term Care Insurance policies. This makes it even more affordable to safeguard future retirement income & assets from high costs of extended care.
Many consumer’s use the internet to research long term care Insurance. Plans can be very affordable, but be sure to understand options available as you research.