Using Long Term Care Insurance to Pay for Home Care

Many people still mistakenly associate long-term care and long-term care insurance with nursing homes. In fact, just the opposite is true. According to the LTCi Sourcebook, published by the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance, some 7.6 million individuals currently receive care at home because of acute illnesses, long-term health conditions, permanent disability or terminal illness.…

Taking Care of You

November is National Family CareGivers Month, sponsored by the Caregiver Action Network as a time to recognize all of those loving people who are providing time, care, and comfort to those who need assistance. “Your loved one’s care does not always take place in hospitals, or nursing homes, or doctor offices, or medical clinics,” states…