Richard Kiel's passing with health issues reminds us the need to plan early for health issues as part of our retirement planning.
Advances in medical science allow us to live longer & survive accidents & health events. As we age the risk increases. People require care due to illnesses, accidents or the impact of aging.
The "sandwich generation" are people caught between taking care of their own children while taking care of parents who need extended care. This is more common than ever before.
Skilled and advanced long term care for a private room costs break a national average of $100k per year for the first time.
People with long-term care insurance are receiving a majority of their benefits outside a nursing home according to a new study from the American Association for Long Term Care Insurance.