When Couples Buy Long Term Care Insurance Together

Couples buying long term care

Most people are adamant they never want to become a burden on their spouse or family.  Open communication and sound financial planning are key ingredients to navigating a lasting relationship with an eye to the future—in sickness and in health.  That includes making contingency plans for potential

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Now You Have An LTCI Policy, What’s Next?

Long Term Care Insurance Policy

After you purchase a Long Term Care Insurance (LTCI) policy to help protect yourself, your family and retirement nest egg, you’ll want to follow a few simple steps to help keep yourself organized and keep your family updated! Share Contact Information Make sure you give your Long

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15 Ways Caregivers Need To Take Care of Themselves

Caregivers Self Care

From Gordon Associates – we are pleased to post this guest blog from Home Care Assistance, a caregiving agency serving Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. This blog covers an important topic we’re hearing more and more about. We hope you find it valuable. Watching a parent, family

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The 5 Types of Care: What Are The Differences?

Types of Care

From Gordon Associates – we are pleased to post this guest blog from Senior Living Experts. We have referred many clients to them for help finding resources for senior citizens, and we have always been happy with their results. Even though they are based in the Chicagoland

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Evaluating Options to Cover Long Term Care Costs

Evaluating Options To Cover Long Term Care Costs

Long Term Care costs can be very expensive for someone who has a major health problem and needs help with Activities of Daily Living (ADL) – bathing, dressing, toileting, transferring, continence and eating. Health insurance and Medicare do not cover this type of chronic care. Often the

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