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Title

Can you afford $5,000 a year for long-term care insurance?

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

6-25-2015

Abstract

To the extent they think about it at all, consumers tend to approach long-term care insurance as an all-or-nothing proposition: either we go without, or we pay a lot of money for a policy that will cover all our future long-term care needs.

Yet product design has changed in recent years, and the policies issued today generally don’t offer unlimited lifetime benefits.