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Be Well: Managing The Cost of Long Term Care

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 7:12 AM

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According to the U.S Department of Health and Human services, seven out of ten baby boomers will need some type of long term care. The sad fact is … many of us are not adequately prepared to pay for it. Ideastream's Kay Colby spoke with Morning Edition Host Rick Jackson about the need to monitor savings and spending.

Additional Information

2012 Metlife Market Survey
2013 report by the Banker’s Life and Casualty Company’s “Center for a Secure Retirement”
2013 report from the National Institute on Retirement Security entitled “The Retirement Savings Crisis: Is It Worse Than We Think?”

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Health, Aging/The Elderly, Mental Health, Be Well, Be Well Podcast, Caregiving

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