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Is a CCRC Right for You?
Continuing-care retirement communities (CCRCs) provide a range of amenities and health care when you need it—at a hefty cost.
Four Options When – Not If – Your LTC Premiums Go Up
long term care insurance If you’re dreading getting a letter in the mail about your long-term care insurance premiums rising, you’re in good company. And you have some decisions to make.
By Evan T. Beach, CFP®, AWMA® Publishedlong term care insurance
Long-Term Care: Other Coverage You May Want to Consider
Long-Term Care Insurance A third of applicants are rejected from buying long-term care insurance. Here are some smart alternatives.
By Alina Tugend PublishedLong-Term Care Insurance
Start the Elder Care Conversation
long term care Many people don't have a plan set where an elderly parent will go. Do you?
By Janet Bodnar Publishedlong term care
2021 Tax Returns: What's New on the 1040 Form This Year
tax filing If you're a last-minute filer, familiarize yourself with potential changes for your 2021 tax return before tackling your 1040.
By Rocky Mengle Publishedtax filing
How to Handle an Increase in Your Long-Term Care Premiums
long term care insurance The cost of long-term care insurance keeps rising, and if your premiums are becoming unaffordable you should know that you have options. Here are five ways to help handle a premium increase.
By Marguerita M. Cheng, CFP® Publishedlong term care insurance
5 Steps to Getting Help From a Home Care Agency
Caregiving A home health aide who helps provide nonmedical care to a loved one can be a great way to provide some relief to a caregiver.
By Catherine Siskos PublishedCaregiving
Tips for Making Caregiving an Easier 24/7 Labor of Love
long term care Caregivers are America's invisible helpers, often giving up everything to care for an ailing family member. But there are ways to lighten that burden.
By Catherine Siskos Publishedlong term care
When Paying for Long-Term Care, You’ve Only Got 4 Options
long term care They all have pros and cons, so which option is best for you? Don’t wait until you need care to think it through.
By Eric Lahaie, CFS®, RICP® Publishedlong term care
Important Planning Considerations: Insurance & Long-Term Care
long term care insurance Your retirement plan isn’t complete until you’ve looked into getting the insurance you need, including life insurance, disability insurance and a plan for long-term care.
By Martin Schamis, CFP® Publishedlong term care insurance