The Advisor's View of Long-Term Care Planning

Would new LTC financing proposals benefit advisors?

on Feb 26, 2016 9:00:00 AM By | Tom Riekse Jr | 0 Comments | For financial professionals Current affairs LTC legislative news
  Long-term care financing is an issue that affects a lot more than just people planning or paying for care.  It is a huge issue for the federal and state governments who foot the bill through...
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Three ways higher interest rates help long-term care insurance

on Dec 18, 2015 2:00:32 PM By | Tom Riekse Jr | 1 Comment | For financial professionals Current affairs
You can't miss the news - the federal reserve raised their benchmark fund rate by a quarter point.  For the insurance industry it is good news and will assist life, annuity, and long-term care...
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How long-term care insurance is made [slideshare]

One of my favorite shows to watch with my middle school aged son is "How It's Made" on the Science Channel . As the title hints, the premise is simple - take any physical object that's sold and they...
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After 50 years Medicare still not paying much for long-term care

on Jul 30, 2015 9:02:00 AM By | Tom Riekse Jr | 0 Comments | For financial professionals Current affairs
Today is the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Medicare. The landmark law for seniors was not designed to be a payor of custodial care costs when it was written, and that remains the case....
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5 interesting facts from the 2015 AALTCI long-term care insurance factbook [Slideshare]

on Jul 23, 2015 10:47:00 AM By | Tom Riekse Jr | 0 Comments | Current affairs
Each year the American Assocation of Long-Term Care Insurance publishes a factbook about long-term care insurance.
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