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Long-Term Care Guides

LTC News offers extensive guides that provide the most comprehensive and up to date information available.

The Ultimate Long-Term Care Guide
The Ultimate Long-Term Care Guide

The Ultimate Long-Term Care Guide is used to fill in the blanks on the valuable information you need to know about long-term care and what to look for in buying Long-Term Care Insurance.

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Long-Term Care Tax Benefits Guide
Long-Term Care Tax Benefits Guide

Federal law provides important tax benefits for qualified Long-Term Care Insurance. This includes individuals as well as small and large businesses (S-Corporations, C- Corporations, LLCs, partnerships, and sole proprietors).

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  • When you apply for Long-Term Care Insurance, the insurance company will review your health and family history to determine eligibility. There are health issues that prevent you from obtaining coverage. However, every company has its own underwriting rules, and a specialist can match you with the right company.

  • Dave Ramsey is an author and well-known host of a national radio show. He helps people be smarter financially. Ramsey understands that rising long-term health care costs can adversely impact your savings and lifestyle. He believes Long-Term Care Insurance is definitely worth it due to the high risk of needing care.

  • This might be one of the most asked questions by consumers. This might be due to many articles written about older “legacy products” that were sold decades ago prior to rate stabilization rules and the interest rate crash.

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