Health care or Medicare is very different from long-term care. Why? Health care and Medicare are designed as curative or rehabilitative programs. Not so for long-term care which is custodial care. Custodial care helps you live as you are now. It is not designed to improve or correct a medical condition. People often think long-term
Do you know the six Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)? What if you couldn’t complete two or more of them? Have questions? Click here to contact Nicole Gurley!
Whether you call yours mom, mother, mommy, mama, we all have one. And if you are really lucky, yours is still alive and part of your life. There are lots of sayings about moms. “A mother is your first friend, your best friend, your forever friend.” —Unknown “Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall;
Nicole Gurley explains what you can expect to pay for long-term care insurance now and in the future! Have more questions? Click here to contact Nicole.
It’s time to get back to the basics! Do you know what long-term care is and your risk of needing it?
It’s that time of year. Unless you routinely file for an extension, you are thinking about taxes, meeting with your CPA, hoping you’ve thought of every potential deduction and that your tax liability doesn’t change your Mediterranean cruise into a staycation. Two Thoughts One is if you have a tax-qualified long-term care insurance policy you
As Silvia Smith wrote on her blog Marriage.com: “The rush you get when you fall in love with someone mobilizes all your senses, and causes a whirl of emotions, thoughts, and, not to forget, chemical reactions – all of which inevitably make you yearn more and more and more. “Nonetheless, at some point, these emotions
We’re living longer. And longevity comes with its own challenges. Opportunities, too. But as Lisa Gray writes in her article, “The Four Faces of Retirement,” retirement is different today, “… aging doesn’t mean “old.” “Senior” doesn’t mean decrepit and retirement doesn’t mean stagnation.” Research revisioning retirement conducted by AIG SunAmerica and the Dychtwald Group suggests
November is a busy month with many important causes in the spotlight! Touching on a few of our favorites, this month marks a period of awareness for Long-Term Care, Alzheimer’s Disease, Family Caregivers, and even Adopt a Senior Pet!
Get ‘er done … scratch, scratch … get ‘er done … scratch, scratch … get ‘er done … scratch, scratch …. Sound like a broken record? It should if you’ve been reading our News Briefs and blogs over the years. Here’s a new twist on risk The government statistics for years has projected that by