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5 Things to Know About Long-Term Care

November is long-term care (LTC) awareness month. Here are five things you should know.   There are different types of facilities providing increasing levels of care.1 If you hear the words “long-term care” and automatically think “nursing home,” you should know that long-term care encompasses a wide range of options and a progression of choices. The most self-sufficient seniors might live in independent retirement living facilities, while assisted living often adds medication management, daily personal care, meals and housekeeping. Continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) offer a tiered approach so that seniors can transition on site as they require more services.
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5 Things You Should Know About Long-Term Care

Do You Have a Long-Term Care Plan in Place? Long-term care (LTC) isn’t something anyone likes to think or talk about. After all, no one wants to be a burden to their family, or be forced to move into a nursing facility because of incapacitation. But at Alloy Wealth, we believe having a long-term care plan in place is crucial—even if you never need it. Here are 5 things you should know: 70% of people turning 65 will need some type of long-term care in their lifetime.1 Even though 70% of retirees will need some sort of long-term care, not
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