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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Long-Term Care Planning by Marilee Driscoll

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Chapter 1
Why You Should Care About LTC Planning
In This Chapter
• The perfect retirement plan—NOT!
• The mistake to avoid at all costs
• As options grow, funding is scarce
• It’s only natural to need help
 
Are you planning on living a long time? Have you noticed the television commercials showing silver-haired seniors whooping it up in convertibles and on dance floors? The good news is that we are living longer. And at any given age, many of us are more active than our parents were at that age. Chalk it up to knowledge of nutrition, better medical care, and those hours working out at the gym. Even so, we don’t tango endlessly into the sunset. At some point, most of us will experience either a physical loss or mental loss that leaves us dependent ...

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