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CPI-Based Inflation

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An option that is offered on several Long-Term Care Insurance policies provides the insured the ability to increase their benefits on an annual basis based upon the Consumer Price Index. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is a measure of the average change over time in the prices paid by urban consumers for a market basket of consumer goods and services.

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An option that is offered on several Long-Term Care Insurance policies provides the insured the ability to increase their benefits on an annual basis based upon the Consumer Price Index. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is a measure of the average change over time in the prices paid by urban consumers for a market basket of consumer goods and services.

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