Only about 10% of adults have prolonged term care insurance. Provided that Medicare does not cover extended term care, how sensible is that?
Long term care can be pricey. Extended term care insurance is expensive. Pierce County Aging & Disability Assets will offer an impartial search at the pros and cons to extended phrase care insurance coverage, causes to acquire and reasons not to get. This is an details-only event. Participants will get straight-forward info about the advantages and disadvantages to a prepare.
“Long Phrase Care Insurance coverage: Intelligent or Foolish?” will be presented twice:
•Monday, April 14 6 to 8 p.m.
3602 Pacific Avenue, Tacoma
•Wednesday, April 16 6 to 8 p.m.
Tacoma Lutheran Retirement Neighborhood
1301 N Highlands Parkway, Tacoma
“Our culture typically denies aging,” mentioned Aaron Van Valkenburg, Pierce County Aging and Disability Resources manager. “It’s simple to not even believe about prolonged term care insurance. It can be really pricey and most of us never ever feel we will need care for an extended time period of time. But just before turning our back on this kind of a policy, it is crucial to know what it is we are rejecting.”
The workshop will cover a variety of important topics: extended term care companies and the require for care, the upside and downside to lengthy term care insurance, what insurance truly does, who need to get it and who ought to not purchase it, the consequences of performing practically nothing and alternatives to long phrase care insurance.
“Long Phrase Care Insurance coverage: Smart or Foolish?” is an info-only workshop. There will be no offering of merchandise. The workshop is sponsored by the Pierce County Aging & Disability Resource Center. It is totally free and open to the public. RSVPs are requested in advance by calling (253) 798-8787.
For much more details about the workshop itself, phone the Pierce County Aging and Disability Resource Center at (253) 798-4600.