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Long-term care insurance is not for sissies!

The NFL and the NFL Alumni Association announced recently that they’ve signed an agreement with a leading long-term care insurance company to provide long-term care insurance benefits to retired NFL players. Mike Ditka was one of the former players who lead the...

The real message of the CLASS Act!

After the healthcare reform bill (PPACA) passed in March 2010, some people mistook the CLASS Act program as some type of new entitlement. The Community Living Assistance Services and Supports Act (aka The CLASS Act) is the exact opposite of an entitlement program....

Who should NOT own long-term care insurance?

A very well-written article was printed in the Times Union paper (and on their website) this past Sunday. The writer interviewed some financial planners and elder law attorneys who specialize in estate planning and Medicaid planning. They answer many of the more...

The difficulties that lie ahead for the CLASS Act

Howard Gleckman, author of “Caring for Our Parents” does a superb job of explaining the difficulties facing the CLASS Act program (Community Living Assistance Services and Support Act).  In order for the CLASS Act program to be successful, the federal...