Category Archives: Long Term Care Insurance

LGBT Seniors: Will You Age in Comfort?

I recently came across this great article from Christopher Heritage at Bottomline Magazine addressing the specific concerns for the LGBT Boomer.  It raises some interesting points about the Long-Term Care planning efforts (or lack of) by the LGTB community. As an allied ONE Community … Continue reading

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Health Care Reform: CLASS Act Concerns

Good read….. http://www.openpr.com/news/192037/Long-Term-Care-Insurance-Industry-Trade-Group-Comments-On-Congressional-Report.html Jesse Slome with the AALTCI (American Association for Long Term Care Insurance) sorts through another article on the dilemmas with the CLASS Act (the Federal Long Term Care program within the healthcare reform bill). Congress only now seems … Continue reading

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Living Independently Requires A Practical Plan

Living independently can become a challenge as we grow older. But planning in advance and addressing the practicalities of everyday living can help lessen the obstacles and issues that arise from living on our own. Seniors should have a meeting … Continue reading

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AALTCi Summit 2011 – Las Vegas

So much is happening in healthcare that I feel it is a priority to stay on top of the industry changes. That is why MgBoals & Associates, LLC attended, and was a speaker at, the 2011 American Association for Long-Term … Continue reading

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The Wisdom of Walter Mosley

Rarely do you find a writer that can capture the “voice” of someone with dementia. It truly takes someone who has experienced it up close and has the humanity to understand and respect that person’s dignity to capture it on … Continue reading

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Why Long Term Care Planning is Vital for Women

Ladies…..listen up! There is one thing that you may not realize needs to be on your “shopping list”….Long Term Care insurance. The article below really demonstrates how vital this type of protection is for women  – especially single women. I … Continue reading

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November is National Long Term Care Awareness Month!

November has been declared National Long-Term Care Awareness Month to promote the importance of the risks and costs associated with long-term care.  According to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, 70% of people over age 65 will require … Continue reading

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The Connection Between Labor Day and Long Term Care Planning

As most of us are relaxing and enjoying a day off from our “labors,” I began to think about the connection between Labor Day and LTC planning. All of our lives (at least most of us) we work. Hopefully, we … Continue reading

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Caregiver Challenge: The Realities of Alzheimer’s

I found this video and felt I should share it with you. Caregiving has many challenges and I personally feel that no one can judge the choices of caregivers forced into choices that none of us ever want to face. … Continue reading

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CHANCE OR CHOICE? Why You Need Help with Long-Term Care Planning

I recently met with a representative of another country’s government to discuss long-term care (LTC). At the end of my description of client options, including assisted living, adult day care, group homes and in-home care related programs, his comment was, … Continue reading

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