Have You and Your Family Discussed Long-Term Care?
Many people believe that a long-term care event will not happen to them.
You may be in good health, active, and not old enough to think about planning for a potential long-term care event. But have you thought about what a long-term care event could do to your family and your finances?
Individuals are living longer . . . but we are not necessarily living these years in the best of health. Although medical advances have helped increase life expectancy, we still must face the realities of aging. One of these realities is the need for assistance with daily activities.
Consider a few facts about long-term care:
The best time to talk about a crisis is before it happens. That's why we encourage you to have a conversation about long-term care with your family today. As you discuss these important issues, please remember that we can provide you with information about long-term care planning and review your financial plan to ensure that you're prepared for the life changes we all face.
*According to the Genworth 2019 Cost of Care Survey