Make no bones about it is a saying used to state a fact that allows no doubt. There is no doubt that we did not need a Pandemic to realize the importance of the need for a Plan for Long-Term Care. But the Covid-19 pandemic has definitely moved this subject higher up the priority of many people’s ‘to-do’ lists. “Plan now for long-term care so you have all your options open when the need arises”.
“Americans Worry More Now About Their Long-Term Care Plans and Prioritize Staying At Home,” by Nationwide Retirement Institute, Advisor Magazine
Quote from the article: “The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted Americans mentally, physically, and financially, and as such, has caused many to reexamine the importance of prioritizing long-term care. The vast majority of Americans (87%) believe it’s more important than ever for people to stay at home for long-term care, as well as have a plan for long-term care (85%) and have long-term care insurance (81%) as COVID-19 has raised concerns about the safety of nursing homes.”
Consider having THIS CONVERSATION with your family over the Holidays. It will be the greatest gift you could give your loved ones – having a PLAN in place to protect those you love in the event you lose your independence in the future.