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The Effects of Health Care Reform on Long-Term Care

Buried in both the House and Senate health care reform bills are important provisions that would make long-term care more affordab...

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Should You Buy Long-Term Care Insurance with a Long Elimination Period?

Most people are deterred from buying long-term care insurance due to the high cost of the premiums (and the hope that they'll never need it).

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Bankers Life Long-Term Care Insurance Policyholders Report Problems Getting Paid

Buying long-term care insurance is supposed to be a good thing--it means you are prepared to meet your long-term care needs...

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Long-Term Care Insurance Premiums Rise Almost 9 Percent

Overall costs for new long-term care insurance coverage increased 8.6 percent compared to one year ago, according to the 2015 Long Term Care Insurance Price Index.

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2009 Long-Term Care Insurance Prices Rise Slightly, Range Widely

A 55-year-old individual considering long-term care insurance protection can expect to pay $723 a year if married or $1,060 if single, according...

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Hybrid Policies Allow You to Have Your Long-Term Care Insurance Cake and Eat It, Too

An increasingly popular hybrid product combines life insurance with long-term care coverage and offers buyers solutions to a number of problems that have kept people from buying traditional long-term care policies.  

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Major Long-Term Care Insurance Carrier Leaving Individual Market

Prudential Financial, Inc., says it will stop selling individual long-term care insurance policies ... 

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Exchange an Old Annuity or Life Insurance for Long-Term Care Insurance

A new law makes the purchase of products that combine annuities or insurance policies with long-term care insurance more attractiv...

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