More people own Long-Term Care Insurance. Last year over $10.3 Billion in benefits was paid to American families providing quality care, reducing family stress, and protecting savings. A new claims study shows 64% of those on claim were women.
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Despite the perception that long-term care insurance is expensive, the reality is policies are very affordable for most people. Plus, experts suggest ways to make them even more affordable.
Conversation on TV, radio and social media today continues to be about long-term care and the impact it has on the family, savings and lifestyle. There is advice for those already being caregivers.
Social media is in the news. As more people experience a family member suffering from memory loss the issue is coming out of the shadows. People share their thoughts and feelings about dementia and long-term care.
Residents in long-term care facilities often experience grief, especially after a loss of a spouse. Many facilities work hard to provide support and social activities to make it a better environment.
Do you have coverage for long-term care at work? Probably not. Generally, people think long-term care disability is the same as long-term care. It is not. Know some of the misconceptions before you start planning.