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The Insurance Gap

COVID has & continues to re-shape the American work landscape in many ways. For some COVID forced early retirement, for others they are choosing to exit the workforce before age 65, either way, your financial challenge remains the same — covering the health care gap until Medicare kicks in. Well, with proper planning and guidance you can potentially reduce that …

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Facing Possible Unemployment? Take These Steps to Prepare

If you’re facing unemployment or concerned about the possibility of upcoming layoffs, there are some small, proactive steps you can take now to help make this difficult time more manageable. Build Your Network. It’s estimated that over 80% of open positions are filled through networking.1 The easiest time to build your network is while you are still employed. Websites like …

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Your Risk Protection Plan

Your insurance at mid-life: Gauging if you are underinsured. Life comes with all sorts of curveballs. Sometimes, they’re easily overcome and even end up being positive experiences. But every now and then, something unexpectedly serious can happen. When was the last time you assessed your insurance coverage? It may be time to reevaluate your needs. Follow this simple checklist; it …

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Long-Term Care Choices

A look at three other Long-Term Care (LTC) coverage options Traditional long-term care insurance has grown costlier—and some of those who buy it may never need the coverage. Are potentially cheaper, flexible options available? Yes. 1 Hybrid life insurance policies with LTC riders. These life insurance policies have LTC coverage options available for a fee that you can use if needed, …

Long Term Care Insurance: The Real Cost of Aging

There is a good possibility that you or your spouse will eventually require some form of long-term care. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, about 70% of people aged 65 or older will enter a nursing home for some period of time during their lifetimes.1 Whether you or your spouse will be among this group is …