Music and Life Lessons: A Q&A with Rita Wilson Known as an actor (“Sleepless in Seattle,” “Girls”) and film producer (“My Big Fat Greek Wedding”), Rita Wilson is also an accomplished songwriter with three albums to date. Her latest album, “Bigger Picture,” is about “taking stock of who you are.” We sat down to […]
Category: Long Term Care
Five Reasons Why People Buy
Long-Term Care Insurance
BURDEN TO FAMILY:Taking care of people who are chronically ill, can make the caregiver chronically ill. Long term care insurance allows children to maintain their relationship with their parents by helping supervise their care, rather than providing that care.
ACCESS TO QUALITY CARE: People want access to quality care
at home or at places of their choice, with caregivers of their choice.
ASSET PROTECTION: For those with assets, there are two ways you can pay for long term care – your retirement portfolio or long term care insurance.
CONTROL AND INDEPENDENCE: People want control and independence choosing where they live and the kind of care received.
PEACE OF MIND: Long term care doesn’t bring families together, it tears families apart. Long term care insurance brings families together and provides peace of mind.
Long-term care costs are surging again, and the most expensive option – a private room in a nursing home – may soon top $100,000 per year. Growing labor expenses and sicker patients helped push up the median cost of care (including adult day care and assisted living communities) an average of 4.5% from 2016 […]
Sarah Boseley and agencies Mon 1 Oct 2018 18.30 EDTLast modified on Tue 2 Oct 2018 11.44 EDT Half of women ‘will develop dementia or Parkinson’s or have a stroke’ Third of men and one in two women aged 45 are likely to go on to be diagnosed with one of the conditions, study says A woman pushing her […]
Copyright © 2018 Roberson Digital Media, Inc. Page 1 of 5 “Even though I act like I’m tough, I’m really not,” said Carter. “I don’t wear my emotions on my sleeve. No one knows how tired I am.” For family caregivers, everything is fine until it isn’t. One cough, minor medical procedure, or incident […]
Women are losing sleep over this retirement savings fear Seven out of 10 women are “very concerned” about having enough money to cover their long-term care expenses, according to Nationwide. More than 60 percent of high-income adults over age 50 have no idea what their long-term care costs will be. Too often, families fail […]