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Some interesting thoughts from the April 2010 Journal of Financial Planning. 54...Percentage of Americans who do not currently have a plan that identifies how much income they will need in retirement, the amount of income they can expect from savings, or how to beef up income sources to close gap...
Excellent article on how to deal with the complications of Long Term Care Insurance (LTCI). The idea that the article is trying to make is that LTCI is used to preserve your lifesltye. If you have to use your resources to pay for care, you will not be able to live the lifestyle you want. Please...
More scary stuff... http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5inenn4M4Kqs0Qe9HJQZDk8BNOYMwD9ELE0404
Pass this article along to your Medicare clients. They have to understand the changes. http://blogs.marketwatch.com/healthmatters/2010/03/23/what-health-reform-means-for-your-retirement/
You guys are gonna love this one... From an article in the San Francisco Chronicle. It's funny, unless you are the lady in the article. http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/03/18/MNAI1CI0SC.DTL
More info on Universal Design http://www.akron.com/akron-ohio-real-estate.asp?aID=8373
Eye opening article http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org/Columns/2010/March/031110Gleckman.aspx
Just released study on the Middle Boomers: http://www.metlife.com/assets/cao/mmi/publications/studies/2010/mmi-boomers-middle.pdf
The answer may shock you: http://www.youronlineinsurance.com/health-insurance/how-much-will-i-pay-for-health-insurance-in-retirement-902/
I have posted the new Caregiving section to my website. I still have to tweek a few things and add a few more links, but it is pretty much done. I'd be interested in feedback from you all, especially on the usefulness of it. http://www.agapelongtermcare.com/caregiving.html Thanks, Skip