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Published: Sun, 18 Mar 2018 03:06:23 -0500


Understanding Facts When Planning for Long-Term Care

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 14:42:35 -0600

When planning for the financial costs and burdens of aging many people search the internet for information. Often, some of this information is not accurate. Be sure to find recognized specialists so you understand the facts of planning for Long-Term Care.

Seniors Are Not Aware Of The No-Cost Long-Term Care Insurance Planning Technique

Fri, 02 Mar 2018 08:02:05 -0600

Seniors who own an annuity can now receive tax-free payouts for long-term care expenses. A new guide to 1035 exchanges explains how to repurpose an existing annuity into a linked benefit long-term care annuity.

Take Care of Your Employees

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 10:01:03 -0500

One of the most common worries for salaried individuals the world over is financial security. In India, organizations have started to acknowledge this global concern and are now increasingly investing in health and productivity endeavors. In fact, the focus of Indian employers on health and productivity was the highest in the Asia Pacific region according to a 2014 Staying @ Work Survey Report conducted by Towers Watson, a global professional services company.

Taking a Hard Look at Long-Term Care Insurance

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 20:53:53 -0500

For many Americans, buying insurance to cover your home, car and health is standard practice. But long-term care insurance is a mystery for many, even though it offers important financial protection against some of life's uncertainties. The goal of long-term care (LTC) insurance is to protect the policy owner from footing the entire bill of an extended stay in a healthcare facility, such as a nursing home or rehabilitation center.

How a Nursing Home Liability Brought Sunshine to Retirement

Thu, 08 Oct 2015 12:59:17 -0500

Green Acres Nursing Home pushes aside their worries about a fall risk when they meet a woman of profound personality. The woman eventually transforms the depressed atmosphere into a joyous encounter of life!

An Insight Into How Long Term Investment Is Useful

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 11:46:27 -0500

Long term care investments are a must do for any individual to have a great future. This is important for them and their family as well. Early investments help anyone feel safe and secure and alongside they also give a satisfaction of having a secured life. This is very important to lead a peaceful life.

Afraid of Going Broke in Your Golden Years? Plan for Long Term Care Today

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 13:36:47 -0500

The baby boomer generation is headed into choppy, uncharted waters when it comes to their long term care needs. By 2020, almost 55 million Americans will be age 65 or older, and life spans are continuing to grow longer. In past years, analysts noted the impact of senior care on the so-called "sandwich generation" - adults who were responsible for their aging parents as well as their own children.

Cystic Fibrosis Life Insurance In Canada

Mon, 28 Sep 2015 08:28:10 -0500

It can be difficult to get life insurance if you have cystic fibrosis. Find out about different options that you have.

Rejected For Long-Term Care Insurance? 2 Key Questions to Ask

Thu, 11 Jun 2015 15:50:28 -0500

According to industry statistics, as many as one-third of all people applying for Long-Term Care Insurance who are only in their sixties when they apply are told NO! If that happens to you, don't panic. There's still hope. Here are the questions you need to ask your agent.

Decoding ICD-10-CM for Hospices

Fri, 22 May 2015 09:54:05 -0500

The changeover to the new coding concepts of ICD-10 on October 1, 2015 will be a major overhaul for the hospice community, especially due to such a large portion of reimbursement being diagnosis driven. ICD-10-CM for hospice providers is the replacement coding system for the obsolete ICD-9 procedure coding in use for over 30 years now. ICD-9 is outdated, has no room for new codes in many areas, and is not consistent with the modern medical practice.

Long-Term-Care Insurance: 3 Mistakes When Buying (And What to Do Instead)

Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:53:55 -0600

As we grow older, the probability that we will need in-home or facility-based long-term-care services increases greatly. Long-term-care insurance will pay some or all of the costs of this care. Given the high costs of these services, why don't more people buy insurance that will pay for them? They often fail to act because they make mistakes like the following. You want to avoid them, don't you? Read on!

The Long-Term Care Landslide

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:11:42 -0600

Genworth shareholders got crushed in the landslide engulfing long-term care insurance. There may be no way to dig out.

Are You a Good Candidate for Long Term Care Insurance?

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:25:37 -0500

Who should buy long term care insurance? Are you a candidate for long term care? An overview to determine if you should or shouldn't buy long-term care insurance.

The Cost Of Living Longer

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:53:17 -0500

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 metaphorical elephant trampling their life savings and any future inheritance they are trying to leave behind.

Long-Term Care Planning: Then and Now

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:33:16 -0500

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 long-term care options and how to fund them.

Will You Still Need Me, Will You Still Feed Me, When I'm Sixty-Four

Tue, 17 Jun 2014 08:41:51 -0500

Are you prepared for longevity, in sickness or in health? Here a few thoughts on long term care and why you should be prepared.

Three Things to Know About Long-Term Care Insurance

Mon, 05 May 2014 10:04:39 -0500

Does your financial plan take into account all of the possibilities regarding your health and your ability to care for yourself in the future? Most people don't think twice about insuring their possessions, or protecting their families with a life insurance product. Yet many pass on the opportunity to purchase long-term care insurance, hoping they will be fortunate enough to avoid the need for costly extended care in their lifetime or believing they will somehow manage with their own resources if they do require it.

Waiting Periods in the Life Insurance Business

Thu, 13 Mar 2014 13:56:34 -0500

People who often are beneficiaries of claims by policyholders need to know some of the facts about filing claims so that they do not hit a dead-end while doing so. First, you need to understand the terms and conditions by which the policyholder agreed to sign in to an agreement with the insurance company. Too many people either have lost money left over by their deceased or have filed claims to insurance companies with zero results.

Life Insurance Quotes Online Without Getting Lied To

Mon, 03 Mar 2014 07:49:43 -0600

Life insurance is recommended highly for all. If you are a breadwinner, a good policy will ensure your loved ones are financially secure when you die. However, you need to be sure you are buying from a reputable company to avoid an insurance scam.

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

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 08:40:01 -0600

When we are young, we are full of energy. Many of us don't think too much about the future, about the days when we will require medical supervision and help. But that day will surely arrive. And we have to plan for that. Luckily, there are many long-term care plans and policies that can take care of our needs in our old age.

What Must You Know About Long Term Care Advice?

Fri, 21 Feb 2014 15:50:26 -0600

When you are putting a parent or relative at a care centre, it can be a stressful time for both of you. Deciding about the way you must pay for them at these care centres can be a daunting task as it can be an expense in your monthly budget which might cause a big headache for salaried persons like you.

Read The Fine Print In Your Insurance Cover

Wed, 19 Feb 2014 08:37:41 -0600

Whenever you get a good deal in anything, you must study the fine terms to make sure that it is worth your while. Normally, people turn to insurance to cushion their lives from sudden and unexpected calamity. This makes insurance the most sought after financial venture in the world today.

Insurance 101 For Established Families

Wed, 19 Feb 2014 08:37:23 -0600

There comes a time where every normal family has to sweat a little about finances. This mostly happens when family members are at the peak of their needs. There are bills to be paid, food, health needs, education needs, entertainment needs and many other basic needs.

Factors to Consider When Choosing a No Exam Life Insurance Policy

Mon, 03 Feb 2014 09:22:30 -0600

Life insurance is recommended for all, including primary breadwinners, secondary breadwinners, the young, seniors, the married and singles. It is important to choose between a no exam life insurance and the medically underwritten insurance. Insurance providers who offer the no exam life insurance policy find information about your health from other sources, such as the Medical Information Bureau (MIB), where medical records are stored.

How Life Insurance Without a Medical Exam Works

Mon, 03 Feb 2014 09:21:06 -0600

If you are a breadwinner, you want to make sure your loved ones are well provided for when you are no more. The right insurance coverage provides financial support to your family for losing an important source of income, over the short-term. This will give them ample time to adjust to your demise by finding other sources of income to replace the lost income.

Financial Advice on Long Term Care

Fri, 24 Jan 2014 13:45:08 -0600

The rising costs of long term care have been very subjective discussion for many years. This discussion would always be in the focus as long term care is needed by almost everyone.

Tips for Buying Life Insurance for Seniors

Thu, 23 Jan 2014 07:42:01 -0600

We all have a moral obligation to ensure our loved ones do not bear an overwhelming financial burden when we are no more. If you are a senior citizen you may not want to leave your spouse or your children with the financial responsibility of paying off your debt, medical costs, legal costs and/or funeral expenses. As you shop for a policy, it is important to choose a plan that discloses the time you will be eligible for benefits.

Long Term Care Financing

Tue, 03 Dec 2013 14:46:19 -0600

Paying for Long Term Care is a concern that all of us are potentially faced with at some time in our lives. Whether its for a loved one or ourselves, all of us will be touched by this issue at some time in our lives. The only answer to being ready when the time comes is planning ahead. Sometimes our options are limited but planning ahead can give you the flexibility to make the right choices when the time comes.

Doing Proper Preparations Before Taking Insurance

Thu, 24 Oct 2013 07:40:22 -0500

What can someone benefit from insurance? Insurance is a great service meant to benefit you and your loved ones in the future in case of any unfortunate incidence. This is something you can control years before you choose to take up insurance.

Demystifying The Myths Of Insurance

Tue, 15 Oct 2013 08:09:18 -0500

Whenever something new begins to shape up, there always seems to be lies and all sorts of truths going round about the matter. Some draw info from irrelevant sources and link them. Others simply start stating something, in an effort to seek recognition and attention.

Ways to Determine Costs of Long Term Care Insurance

Mon, 14 Oct 2013 13:06:51 -0500

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 to lower the premiums and control these costs which can be a comprehensive pre-packaged one or a more specific customized plan. Debilitating illnesses can be painful and prolonged and can lead to need for long term care which can be quite expensive unless one is prepared and plans well.

Mistakes Made When Buying Life Insurance

Mon, 14 Oct 2013 08:30:17 -0500

Insurance helps to generate a desirable peace of mind. There are many other reasons why you should consider buying insurance. Indeed, it is wise and practical to anticipate the position of your loved ones to pay their bills in the event of your untimely death.

4 Main Reasons Why Many People Are Still Uninsured

Thu, 10 Oct 2013 06:35:13 -0500

Life insurance is a good safeguard for the future, but unfortunately, there are people who still hesitate when it comes to buying a cover. When you have a good policy, you can safeguard your family's financial security and you can breathe easy knowing that your family is safe no matter what happens to you. There are several reasons why many people are still uninsured, and some of them include: 1.

Explaining Why Long Term Care Planning Is Critical

Fri, 04 Oct 2013 07:35:14 -0500

Long term care requires planning, but many people don't know when to start. This article helps explain the ideal age people should be when looking to buy insurance coverage for long term care.

How Taxes Might Be Affected By Long Term Care Benefits

Fri, 04 Oct 2013 07:34:54 -0500

Many people don't understand how the financial benefits provided by long term care insurance might affect their income tax returns. This article explains how long term care policies impact federal and state taxation.

Explaining Long Term Care Needs and Why They Are Important

Fri, 04 Oct 2013 07:33:47 -0500

Long term care is something most U.S. citizens over age 65 will need, but many can't afford it. This article explains what long term care is and why people need to prepare for it.

How to Cut the Cost Of Long Term Care

Tue, 01 Oct 2013 11:34:30 -0500

You have probably heard from many people how long term care (LTC) or long term care insurance (LTCI) can be very expensive and can be hard to maintain. The truth is, there are ways to cut the long term care insurance cost. Here are a few tips on how to save on getting LTC.

What Is Long Term Care Insurance?

Tue, 17 Sep 2013 09:16:31 -0500

Long term care insurance is something which is increasingly popular in the U.K. and other countries. Basically, long term care insurance will give you financial support if you need it if you have to pay for care for yourself or sometimes a member of your family.

Are You Updated With Long Term Care Rates?

Tue, 17 Sep 2013 08:56:57 -0500

Few people realize that they are getting older by the second. Time passes and it goes too fast and yet people still realize nothing about it. Along with the neglect of time, there are many other valuable matters that we nonchalantly ignore. Number one is health and this has been affected by time through inflation. Yearly, inflation occurs and the only way to fight it is by understanding long term care costs.

The Reasons for Purchasing Family Life Insurance

Tue, 17 Sep 2013 08:27:32 -0500

Your family should always come first. Therefore, it is important to do everything within your power to make sure they are cared for, regardless of what the future may bring. The family should be well cared for if something happened to you or your spouse.

Four Basics To Provide To Senior Citizens Before Old Age

Mon, 09 Sep 2013 08:34:02 -0500

Growing old is inevitable. While we are young however, we fail to understand the need of making sure our old days are catered for. This is why you would need to set aside elements that will make sure you retire in style.

Long Term Care Planning Can Be Simple

Fri, 06 Sep 2013 08:04:06 -0500

Planning for long term care is very easy as long as you have the right resources and you are aware of your future long-term care needs. This practice is recommended before buying insurance in order to efficiently explore your options and thus securing your future.

Retirement Plan - Why Do I Need It

Thu, 05 Sep 2013 15:49:08 -0500

Till the time we're working and earning our living we cannot predict the time when we'll have to survive being dependent on our children or so called relatives. Retirement plans are the best option to pool in a certain amount when you're working and can afford to pool in some money monthly or yearly for those golden years when source of earning stops but dignity matters a lot.

The Truth About Long Term Care Cost

Tue, 03 Sep 2013 14:48:33 -0500

Long term care has a high price tag but there are ways to keep the cost down. This is one of the misconceptions of people today but if they'll just explore their options like purchase coverage early or design a smaller policy, they can enjoy more affordable rates.

Minimizing the Cost of Long Term Care Insurance

Tue, 03 Sep 2013 14:40:52 -0500

Long term care insurance is expensive in nature but there are variety of ways to keep your premiums down. By exploring your options you can make your coverage more affordable and yet still beneficial.

The Right Time to Request for Long Term Care Quotes

Thu, 29 Aug 2013 15:40:29 -0500

The rising cost of care might have prompted you to get started on a policy. In order to financially prepare for long term care insurance, you must first know its price. Requesting for long term care quotes seems like the next obvious step to take.

The Benefits of the No-Medical Exam Life Insurance

Tue, 27 Aug 2013 15:39:17 -0500

You may be thinking that buying life insurance needs full underwriting where medical tests and paper work is performed to determine the risks and eligibility of an applicant to a particular policy. Although this is true many of the times, it is not the only option. The two underwriting categories are insurance with full exams and insurance with no exams.

The Factors to Consider When Purchasing the Elderly Life Insurance

Tue, 20 Aug 2013 08:20:25 -0500

If you have dependants such as a spouse, children or grandchildren it is advisable to consider applying for a life insurance policy. Some of the insurance shoppers may consider purchasing a cover to cater for funeral and burial costs, to leave behind an inheritance or to make donations to a charitable organization.

Get Term Life Insurance Without an Exam! The Possibilities

Fri, 16 Aug 2013 07:22:08 -0500

The reasons for not wanting medical examinations are many. Maybe you are deathly afraid of doctors, you are in a hurry or you just do not want the hassle that comes with the procurement of policies that involve numerous medical tests. The good news is that there are options for such people.

4 Key Features Of a Term Life Insurance Policy

Tue, 13 Aug 2013 08:11:43 -0500

Many seniors do not realize that there is an alternative to the costly whole life policy. They are normally accustomed to the steep rates of the whole life insurance cover and therefore, they often conclude that they cannot afford it. They end up leaving loved ones uncovered.

Some Myths Pertaining To Life Insurance for Seniors Over 65

Tue, 06 Aug 2013 13:50:30 -0500

As a senior citizen, it is advisable to apply for the life insurance for seniors over 65. If you have dependents and have significant debts that outweigh your assets, you need to buy the right life insurance policy. Many people often put off purchasing life insurance while many fail to buy enough coverage.

The Role of Life Insurance: How Well to Prepare Yourself for Your Last Day

Mon, 05 Aug 2013 13:24:07 -0500

Life insurance is a necessity, although it is one of the least understood financial products. It seeks to reimburse the policy holder in the event of an accident, illness or death. Many of the times, in the initial stages of someone's adult life, the individual takes up debts for homes, providing for the family and business interest.

4 Steps to Consider When Choosing a Term Life Insurance for the Old

Fri, 02 Aug 2013 09:01:21 -0500

None of us knows when we will die; however, death will eventually take place. Life insurance helps to protect the loved ones against the unknown and helps to cushion them through a difficult time. There is no amount of cash that can replace a person, but the right life insurance policy can help provide a cover for the many uncertainties in life.

The Reasons for Taking Up a Term Life Insurance for the Elderly

Wed, 31 Jul 2013 10:00:41 -0500

As people grow older and start businesses, they normally come to the realization life insurance is an important financial plan. The type of policy you choose as well as the amount of cover an insurance shopper purchases depends on your financial circumstances. When applying for a policy it is advisable to tell the truth.

3 Important Questions to Ask When Choosing Life Insurance for Elderly Parents

Wed, 31 Jul 2013 10:00:00 -0500

With the current economic uncertainties, a cover policy is important because it helps to support a family. Life insurance for elderly parents is particularly important because the benefits can be used to cater for funeral costs, therefore, removing the financial stress likely to be borne by the family during a difficult time- as a result of losing a loved one.

Enjoy Your Golden Years - Get The Best Senior Term Life Insurance Rates

Wed, 31 Jul 2013 09:43:06 -0500

For a long time, it was virtually impossible to get life insurance coverage if you were past a certain age and if you could get it, it was very expensive. Things have changed over the last few years and today seniors can get life insurance that they can afford.

How You Benefit From The Best Life Insurance Companies For Seniors

Tue, 23 Jul 2013 09:11:55 -0500

If you have been avoiding buying life insurance because you think it is too late or you are too old, you need to learn some important facts. While it is true that the insurance gets expensive as you age, it is not true that it is too late for you. With the availability of senior cover, you can get the cover you need even in your retirement.

How To Talk To Your Parents About Affordable Senior Life Insurance

Mon, 22 Jul 2013 10:43:44 -0500

Most people find it difficult to talk about life insurance because it inevitably causes people to face the thought of their mortality. It is even more difficult for adult children to talk to their parents about it. If you have been trying to discuss this topic with your parents, there are tips that can be helpful in starting the conversation.

Disadvantages Of Senior Term Life Insurance Settlement

Mon, 22 Jul 2013 10:35:26 -0500

For a long time, life insurance has been very beneficial, only that you reap the benefits after you are dead. This means that the person paying does not actually benefit from the coverage. Things are changing as people live longer, to the age where all their kids have become adults who can take care of themselves.

Is The Long Term Care Insurance Landscape Changing?

Wed, 17 Jul 2013 17:25:43 -0500

Discover the real truth about the changing landscape of long term care insurance. What do you need to know and can it affect you?

2 Things You Need Done Before Getting the Smokers Life Insurance Cover

Fri, 12 Jul 2013 08:02:21 -0500

Life insurance companies do not differentiate between a pack-a-day smokers and occasional smokers. To the companies, the risks to health are the same. The service providers normally use specific questions to help classify you as a smoker.

Know the Difference Between General Liability And Public Liability

Thu, 11 Jul 2013 08:29:48 -0500

General liability and public liability are two important insurance covers that protect businesses from third party claims. There might be confusion on whether to choose public liability or general liability insurance. In fact, it depends on the individual business, risks that the business is prone to. Let us consider the difference between the two coverages, which could help you choose the right one for your business.

4 Steps to Follow When Choosing the Term Life Insurance for People Over 65

Tue, 02 Jul 2013 07:08:45 -0500

Life insurance for people over 65 offers peace of mind to the policyholder. The plans provided by most leading companies seek to offer a cover for the term or whole life. In case of the term life insurance cover, the benefits are normally paid upon expiry of the term or death of the policyholder - whichever happens first.

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

Mon, 24 Jun 2013 11:14:34 -0500

Learn more about Long-Term Care Insurance and why it is important to have. It is critical coverage in protecting your assets. The average nursing home is more than $70,000 a year which can quickly consume all of your life savings. Having Long-Term Care will cover what Medicare and health insurance does not cover. In most cases the premiums can be a tax deduction.

Why You Should Pre-Plan Your Own Funeral!

Wed, 19 Jun 2013 15:37:02 -0500

Over the past 2 years while working in the Funeral Industry, the subject of Preplanning one's own funeral has come up more than a few times. My goal for this article is to provide those who would consider preplanning their funeral, with some general points, in hopes that it will empower them to make wise and informed decisions, when planning for a final memorial service.

Ethics in the Financial Planning Industry

Wed, 19 Jun 2013 14:16:39 -0500

The recent collapse of some of the biggest names in the financial services industry has borne witness to this thought. While part of the blame for the financial crisis was placed on lack of a strong regulatory framework, it was a largely a result of lowering of ethical standards by managements. This included performance evaluation and incentive structures that induced sale of high risk and inappropriate products without needing to prove sustainability, coupled with weak oversight, reporting and disclosures. The events also busted a common myth that that as long as you don't violate the law, you are ethical.

Do Children Need Insurance?

Tue, 04 Jun 2013 15:10:13 -0500

Because children are prone to diseases and accidents, it is our obligation as parents to provide them with the best healthcare possible. We should give them the right care and protect them. With the right health insurance policy, we will have peace of mind knowing that they are well-protected and they are able to function well like other healthy kids.

4 Merits Of Cheap Term Life Insurance For Seniors

Tue, 28 May 2013 14:19:45 -0500

When you are at a particular age, in most cases your future may seem to be insecure. You may actually want to negate this feeling. When it comes to financial security, a good and low-cost term life insurance policy, mainly designed for senior citizens, can be of great benefit for your life.

A Cost Effective Technique of Protecting the Family Against Financial Hardships

Tue, 28 May 2013 10:54:45 -0500

Life insurance may come with quotes, figures and numbers that are complex to perceive. The concept of life insurance can be difficult to grasp particularly for new customers. Shopping for a cover, be it whole life, universal life or term life insurance policy is normally a complex undertaking.

Gender Based Pricing and Long Term Care Insurance

Fri, 24 May 2013 13:22:50 -0500

Some carriers are switching to gender based pricing for long term care (LTC) insurance. This can make the sale more difficult for agents but other options exist in the market that may actually reduce costs.

Alternatives to Long Term Care Insurance

Fri, 17 May 2013 12:41:18 -0500

Long term care insurance is usually expensive. Some insurance agencies have difficulties balancing the price. Since healthcare costs have skyrocketed and continue to grow many long-term care providers need to raise prices to make a profit.

Long-Term Care Statistics Can Be Misleading

Fri, 10 May 2013 08:27:43 -0500

A recent national newspaper article shared alarming statistics on the cost and probability of long-term care. The information was gleaned from a reliable Website and contained data provided by an insurance agent (thus including an inherent bias), and outlined these facts: one out of every two Americans will need long-term care and more than 40 percent of Americans will need some type of nursing home care. In reality, these numbers are misleading and not as burdensome as some may have the public believe.

Long Term Care And The Factors You Should Consider When Choosing A Plan

Tue, 07 May 2013 11:46:51 -0500

Before choosing a long term care plan you need to make sure you understand the coverage and the most important details. Once you understand the basics you can then look into the specifics and fine tune your plan.

What Is Really the Big Deal About Obamacare?

Thu, 04 Apr 2013 09:42:00 -0500

President Obama's health care reform is very controversial. Since inception it has been contested keenly by Republicans with a claim that the bill is unconstitutional. However, recently the Supreme Court passed a vote of confidence over the reforms and deemed the health care reorganization as lawful and constitutional. During the 2012 presidential debates, Romney coined the term "Obamacare" as reference to this healthcare revolution. President Obama did not discourage the use of the word and it has been around ever since.

Elderly People and Long-Term Care Insurance

Mon, 01 Apr 2013 13:03:37 -0500

There may come a point in our lives when we aren't able to do without assistance in our daily living. If you read the statistics, one out of two Canadians are estimated to need long-term care after age 75. As lifespans increase and the population ages, it is important to sort out these matters at an early age. This article will give you an overview of long-term care insurance as well as briefly describe policies from three well-known Canadian insurance companies to help you make the right decision.

Term Life Insurance Quotes: Finding the Best Available

Tue, 26 Mar 2013 14:20:27 -0500

Getting term life insurance quotes over the Internet is the best way to find the best available insurance cover fast. However, people need to know what they are looking for too.

Take Advantage of Employer Sponsored Long Term Care Insurance

Mon, 11 Mar 2013 10:44:31 -0500

Because nursing home fees are expensive, Long-term care insurance is a profitable investment for people over 65 or who have a chronic disease and can't do basic activities like dressing, eating, bathing by themselves. Since health-care services for people with disabilities are very expensive, many Americans turned to insurance policies that cover a part of the expenses. Few people know of employer sponsored long-term care insurance plans which are offered by 40% of the companies in the United States, but only 2% of employees take advantage of these plans.

Compare Life Insurance Rates and Settle for the Best Cover

Thu, 07 Mar 2013 08:09:44 -0600

Choosing to have a life insurance is one of the best decisions one can ever make. This is because it secures the future of your loved ones in the event of death, illness or in cases where you lose your job. Today, you can choose your cover from different service providers because they come in handy.

Are You Over 50? Do You Know About Over 50 Life Insurance?

Wed, 30 Jan 2013 11:25:12 -0600

Life insurance is something that should be important to anybody who has dependents or financial responsibilities. While thinking about the prospect of death or critical illness is not pleasant, looking at life insurance quotes can make a distressing period in the life of yourself or a family member a little easier. One specialist area is over 50's insurance; while some policies can be to your benefit, others may find that they are just as well served opting for a standard policy.

Assuring You a Smooth Life Plan

Tue, 27 Nov 2012 15:42:33 -0600

Term life insurance or term assurance is a form of life insurance providing coverage at a fixed rate of payments for a limited period of time. On the expiry of the policy, the policy owner is left with the choice to renew the term life insurance policy or to let the coverage end. This type of insurance policy is in sharp contrast to permanent life insurance.

Term Life Insurance Quotes: The Cost-Effective Insurance Option

Tue, 13 Nov 2012 09:28:41 -0600

Leaving loved ones behind with no financial security is the core reason behind life insurance, but costs can be high. Those who get term life insurance quotes agree that it is the most cost-effective option.

How To Shop For Long Term Care Insurance

Thu, 04 Oct 2012 16:20:10 -0500

In order to protect your future and increase the quality of care you will receive when you get older, you may want to invest in long-term care insurance. Take your time and do your homework when you are ready to start shopping for policies.

How to Select and Negotiate for Long Term Care

Tue, 11 Sep 2012 15:33:33 -0500

Finding the best long term care options for your loved one can be very time consuming. Yet the time spent conducting thorough research and negotiating an admissions contract that is in your best interest can save you many hours and much frustration down the road.

Long Term Care and the Liquidity Trap

Thu, 23 Aug 2012 13:26:12 -0500

Many high net worth families feel they do not need long term care insurance because they have the money and resources to pay for expensive care. Never the less, most have not considered the ill consequences that an immediate liquidity event caused by long term care can bring. New linked-benefit plans provide a better way to self-insure their long term care risk.

Why Buy Long Term Care Insurance?

Tue, 14 Aug 2012 10:43:38 -0500

Long term nursing care can cost thousands of dollars a month. Typical health insurance policies do not cover this expense. Have you considered the benefits of buying long term care insurance at all?

What Is Long Term Care?

Tue, 14 Aug 2012 08:14:13 -0500

Many Americans are confused about long term care and are unsure whether they will ever need it. Understanding what long term care really is helps consumers decide whether long term care insurance is the best way for them to manage their greatest financial risk in retirement.

A Convenient Way to Compare Auto Insurance Quotes

Tue, 31 Jul 2012 13:00:17 -0500

In the current market, there are hundreds of auto insurance companies. Every company terms its services and policies to be reliable and cheap. Amidst all this, choosing the right company out of the whole lot often becomes a very messy task. Many people take the help of agents and brokers to compare and choose automobile insurance policies for them but the method is very tedious and time consuming.

Find the Best General Insurance Company by Looking for These Characteristics

Tue, 31 Jul 2012 12:59:12 -0500

Choosing the right general insurance policy where you will invest your money on can be very tiring and stressful with all the amazing options that are available in the market. Fortunately, there is one thing that you may do in order to make your search easier and more productive.

How Does The Affordable Care Act Affect Long Term Care?

Fri, 27 Jul 2012 16:08:27 -0500

Long term care costs are rising, and they are a major concern. Does US health reform, known as the Affordable Care Act, really address long term nursing care?

Yet Another Victory for Community Spouse Medicaid Compliant Annuity Planning

Mon, 23 Jul 2012 13:09:37 -0500

On March 26, 2008, Leroy and Glenda Morris requested that a resource assessment be conducted for Medicaid eligibility purposes.  The Morrises' countable resources were found to be $107,812.  After dividing that figure in half, Mr.

Planning Ahead for Long Term Care Insurance Costs

Thu, 19 Jul 2012 10:09:22 -0500

By planning and selecting the type of insurance you receive, as well as when and where you receive it can help minimize your costs and maximize your benefits. Read on.

Insurance Careers

Mon, 16 Jul 2012 13:31:41 -0500

If you're looking to get into the insurance field you will most likely end up carrying out one of five various undertakings to choose from. They include things like brokers/agents, underwriters, actuaries, claims adjusters, and service representatives. Each vocation contributes to the overall well being of the agency in its own way and play important role (s) in any insurance agency.

Options for Whole Life Insurance

Tue, 10 Jul 2012 11:46:41 -0500

People think of insurance as an activity that is highly structured. This makes them reluctant to get the cover because they think that it is not flexible enough to adapt to their current situation and their needs. This can be because the kind of lifestyle that the person lives is one that does not give them a steady income or the money that they have is an amount that does not seem enough to get an insurance cover.

LTCI Risks And How The Best LTC Insurance Companies Can Help

Mon, 09 Jul 2012 10:49:12 -0500

The best LTC insurance companies exist to provide aging clients with a more secured future, in terms of health care. And although the coverage may seem practical and worthwhile, recent congressional hearings have found certain glitches to the policies implemented that may run the consumers down.

Easy Ways of Finding Life Insurance Prices

Thu, 28 Jun 2012 11:24:07 -0500

An insurance policy provides the best alternative for when a breadwinner dies. There are several ways, which a client can use to get the best insurance prices. Any client with such an insurance policy can guarantee that his family does not suffer in case of his death.

What Do You Know on Cash Value Life Insurance

Thu, 28 Jun 2012 09:11:17 -0500

? When you buy life insurance, you do it mainly to support your children, spouse, other relatives and close friends. This is by the money you left. Increasingly, many people are searching for insurance that has financial benefits that could provide for them during their golden years.

Benefits of Coverage Without a Medical Exam

Tue, 26 Jun 2012 12:40:43 -0500

Choosing the best insurance coverage helps in protecting your family's finances even when you are no longer around to provide for them. It is very crucial to be real and consider all possibilities when planning your family's future. If what you did not expect happens, your life insurance coverage should cover all costs like for the funeral, medical payments and other payments that will burden your family.

Nursing Home Insurance, Tips for Security

Tue, 26 Jun 2012 08:32:51 -0500

Reaching the age of retirement is a well deserved event that warrants the reward of being able to really experience the greater things in life. But working hard over the span of ones life surely takes a toll on personal health. Because of this, more and more senior citizens will need some sort of aid in their living situations.

Facts and Misconceptions of Long Term Care

Mon, 25 Jun 2012 13:41:06 -0500

Getting older is a well deserved point in any individuals life and has the unparralled reward of enjoying the finer things in life. However, a long life takes a toll on both the physical and financial well being of our nations senior citizens. Long term care insurance responds to the needs of senior citizens due to the fact that chances are you'll need long term care following the age of 65.

Benefits of Employer Sponsored Long Term Care Insurance

Mon, 25 Jun 2012 11:18:57 -0500

Long term care, in essence, is an insurance service concentrating in elderly insurance coverage that is typically not offered by such entities as Medicare or social security. If an individual can not do elementary endeavors due to external factors like injury, illness, or frailty, and daily support is required for at least 90 days, then a long term care policy is the best route of action for ensuring their wellbeing. In addition, long term care is by no means a rare requirement.