Long Term Care

What Is Long-Term Care Insurance And Why Is It Important

Long-term care insurance is a specific insurance product that is only sold in Canada, the UK, and the US and helps individuals to pay for care costs that exceed a pre-set period of time. It is oftentimes abbreviated as LTC or LTCi. In any case, this type of insurance covers what health insurance, Medicaid, and Medicare typically do not including...
Jan 12, 2015 |

Advantages and Disadvantages of Long Term Care Insurance

Most people start thinking about the possibility of needing nursing care asf they hit middle age. Many have family or family who needed home health care, assisted living, or a nursing home. At this time, people learn about the high cost of long term care, and they wonder how it gets paid for.  Consider this. Full time nursing homes can cost...
Jan 12, 2015 |

Ways to Determine Costs of Long Term Care Insurance

Long term care is no longer a luxury but a necessity that needs to be taken into consideration and put in long term finance planning. Costs of long term care insurance can vary between companies since each have their own specific set of benefits and features. Yet, there are certain basic factors that remain the same in all so one can devise ways...
Dec 22, 2014 |

Different Types of Long-Term Care Insurance (LTCI) Policies

You'll have to decide the type of insurance product you want to purchase. Depending on the type of policy you select, there may be a significantly different type of health benefit structure. This is a key factor that determines the complexity.  Individual and Group Coverage: This is a common choice for a lot of people. They choose a...
Dec 22, 2014 |

Long-Term Care Planning: Then and Now

When you think about long-term care, what is the first thing that comes to mind? For many, it may be nursing homes or something associated with aging and increasing medical needs. In a broad sense this is appropriate, but much has changed in the last decade or two in regards to options and how to fund them.
Dec 22, 2014 |

The Cost Of Living Longer

Every day, we see clients for whom long-term care is the elephant in the room. They feel they can't afford the costs, but they also feel they can't afford not to have it either. So their solution is to pretend they don't see the "elephant" and try to ignore the problem until it goes away on its own. This unfortunately often leads to our...
Dec 22, 2014 |

Long Term Care Insurance Quotes

Offers long term care insurance quotes online and related articles.
May 3, 2016 |

Long Term Care Wiz

Explains the top 10 reasons to obtain long term care insurance and offers free long term care insurance quotes.
May 3, 2016 |

iQuote: Long Term Care Insurance

Offers guidance and quotes for seniors looking for long term care insurance.
May 3, 2016 |

California Long Term Care Insurance Services, Inc.

Specialized exclusively in long term care insurance.
May 3, 2016 |

Long Term Care Insurance Rates

Offers a guide and checklists to help prepare and pay for long-term care.
May 3, 2016 |

Long Term Care Insurance Central

Offering long term care insurance plans and information to individuals and businesses.
May 3, 2016 |

Long Term Care Financial Services

Long term care information resources and insurance specialists.
May 3, 2016 |

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