Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 3:10 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Uncle Sam will help you pay for long-term care insurance.

Thursday, August 27, 2015 1:00 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Long-term care insurance may cover a stay in a continuing care retirement community, but getting the insurer to pay up could be a challenge.

Friday, July 24, 2015 12:31 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

Short-term care policies can do something that long-term care policies can’t do: Pay benefits in addition to Medicare coverage.

Friday, May 08, 2015 7:00 am
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

The problem with self-insurance is that you don’t know when you’ll need the coverage. It’s not just for seniors; many people aren’t saving enough for retirement now.

Thursday, March 26, 2015 2:05 pm
By Jay MacDonald ·

Curious about your inherited health risks? Some insurers would relish a look at your genetic tests.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 3:15 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

The overall costs for new long-term care insurance coverage increased 8.6 percent compared to last year’s survey.

Wednesday, December 03, 2014 6:00 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

With long-term care, women currently account for two-thirds of all claims, so they are actually a bigger risk to the insurance company than males.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 7:00 am
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

ouples need to talk about when they will stop trying to provide home care on their own for their spouse and to get professional assistance.

Friday, November 21, 2014 6:00 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

A shared care policy allows you to pool your benefits. If you each have a three-year care policy, that’s six years of combined benefits.

Thursday, November 13, 2014 2:30 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Insurers adapt long-term care insurance to rising prices and a changing market.

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