Long-Term Care Insurance: A Short Assessment

In my quest to help elders get the care they need and still live at home, another possible solution is long-term care insurance.  Let’s discuss the pros and cons of this approach.

First of all, long-term care insurance has become very expensive.  That’s because many insurance companies suffered losses on policies written in...

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Useful Info During COVID (v.6)

Scammers Gonna Scam As we begin vaccinations, you can be sure that scammers will be coming up with creative ways to separate you from your money.  Per the FTC, keep the following in mind: You likely will not need to pay anything out of pocket to get the vaccine during this public health emergency. You...
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Useful Info During COVID v.4

Dear Friends, This is our fourth newsletter during these interesting COVID times.  It's funny - my writing bug tends to come in waves and then go away for a while.  Apparently it's been sticking around lately.  I'm sure you can relate when it comes to your writing, art, or hobbies.  This week I want to...
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Useful Info During COVID v.3

Dear Friends, This is our third newsletter during these interesting COVID times.  This one shares useful info, plus something beautiful.  You can revisit our prior newsletters here. Share Your Care Wishes with the People Who Matter Most: None of us knows when our health will take a turn.  The...
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Paying Your Caregiver Under the Table

Hiring a caregiver is an expense, no question about it.  Some families are lucky enough to be able to find the perfect caregiver among their circle of close family and friends.  When finding a caregiver on their own rather than through an agency, lots of families prefer to pay the caregiver under the table...
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