What’s the right direction for you in planning for the help you might need in the future? Seven in ten of us will need long-term care at some point in our lives. Here are possible paths for covering the assistance you may need. How Will You Obtain the Care You Need? … [Read more...] about How Will You Obtain the Care You Need?
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It’s like going to the casinos and dropping your last $20 on a game of Poker – we kid ourselves into thinking we’re going to be one of the lucky ones and overcome the odds. The same holds true with long term care planning: we’re in denial and sure that we will never need it. Some won’t, but as we continue to live longer, the fact is, the odds increase the older we become that we will need some kind of long term care. So why aren’t we preparing ourselves? New Long Term Care Survey PBS conducted … [Read more...] about Americans Woefully Unprepared for Long Term Care
Have you thought about long term care? You may have thought about it some. We are living longer, and the longer we live, the greater the need for some care. You have probably looked through a few proposals just to see what they're selling. Would it change your perspective if you knew, really knew that you will need long term care? Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive disease that most commonly affects the elderly, but the disease can strike at any age. It affects cognition and in its middle … [Read more...] about Alzheimer’s and Long Term Care