After seeing their parents need Long Term Care, Richard and Barbara Adams searched for answers. It was the fall of 2008 when Richard and Barbara Adams, recent retirees from the Buffalo School District and a former sales executive atShow More Summary
Get your tissues ready. In this touching video posted on Youtube by user Jeremiah Nichol, his grandmother Helen's long term caregiver, Nurse Isabelle, beautifully sings to Helen in her final days. Isabelle took time out of her day off to visit Helen one last time when she heard that Helen would soon pass. Show More Summary
The Chiefs took care of a little offseason business on Monday by signing long snapper James Winchester to a contract extension. Winchester’s agent Ken Sarnoff made the announcement on Twitter. No financial terms or length were included in the announcement. Winchester has played every game for the Chiefs over the last two seasons and was…
We have all heard it before, packaged in various phrases and sentences. However, allow us to make one more exception. We, at one point in our lives, would need care services after 65. It may be at home or a facility, but 70% of people...Show More Summary
John Hancock got it wrong, and now federal employees and retirees are paying the price. A very high price. Their cost for coverage in the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP) skyrocketed this year by an average of 83 percent, with some taking a 126 percent hit. The reasons for the huge increases? The […]
Most people won’t object to paying for most types of insurance: homeowners, health, life, auto, etc. While most people see a need for long term care insurance, once they receive a quote and see how much it actually costs, they are immediately turned off. But should the rate of long term care insurance be such […]
You need to go around this corner carefully. You're definitely at a distinct, even sharp, turn in the road, and such can have blind spots. You're guided by a long term vision, and that's going to get... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!
SR Instruments, a leading manufacturer of purpose-built scales for hospitals, medical facilities, and long term centers, today announced that its flagship product line, SR Scales, has been selected as the preferred provider of portable wheelchair scales for all Life Care Centers of America institutions. Show More Summary
(Reuters Health) - Overweight adults with type 2 diabetes who can maintain their current weight may reduce their health care costs in the long term, a recent study suggests.
Ronimo is one of those studios that seems to really care about their games long term. Barring an unfortunate incident with a publisher that essentially nuked the previous generation versions of the game, they've been supporting Awesomenauts...Show More Summary
Philip Kingsley, the British hair-care expert who may have invented the term “bad hair day,” died on September 3 at the age of 86, according to WWD. Kingsley had a long list of famous clients, including Audrey Hepburn, Sir Laurence Olivier, Candice Bergen, and Victoria Beckham. Kingsley spent his career ... More »
As long as we accept the blithe use of terms like “terrorist” to refer to Palestinians fighting for basic dignity or accept the matter-of-fact description of Israel as a “democracy”, we lose the game. Those terms have been carefully designed to leave no room for a true dialogue of ideas. Show More Summary
Mary’s (name changed) mom has been at a long-term care facility for over five years. When Mary came to me, she transferred her investment account with her husband and her mom’s account (she had power of attorney) to my firm Alliance Wealth Management. We asked Mary what the goals were for her mom’s money, and she told […]
Three-fifths of enrollees in the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program who are facing steep premium increases will be eligible to invoke a little-known feature of the program that will allow them to stop paying premiums but still keep some coverage, the Office of Personnel Management has said. The paid-up provision allows enrollees whose premium […]
Worried about how you'd pay for a long stay in a nursing home? These concerns aren't rare. The 2016 Insurance Barometer Study found that 58% of respondents worried they wouldn't have enough money to afford the costs of long-term care. Fortunately, there is an insurance product that can help ease...
Federal employees and retirees who participate in the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP) are in for some serious sticker shock. They pay the full cost of that insurance, and on Nov. 1, it will jump by up to 126 percent. The average increase will be 83 percent or $111 per month. That leaves retirees […]
The following charts are from the CBO’s Long Term Budget Outlook: Deficits, CBO notes, are growing because spending is growing faster than revenue, “in particular, spending grows for Social Security, the major health care programs (primarily...Show More Summary
Learn how to create a business model that includes the right metrics and get an introduction to the Business Model Flipbook planning tool. How you get and make money drives what metrics you should care about. In the long term, the riskiest...Show More Summary
Employees have been warning Disney officials about the potential alligator threats for longer than most people care to believe, or so it would seem. In a recently released video highlighted by Tomo News, as seen above, the gator threat is nothing new for Disney, and on the heels of the tragedy concerning two-year-old Lane Graves,... Show More Summary
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, and the Yilport Oslo Terminal Investments AS in Norway, have signed a long term service agreement for Kalmar Optimal Care. The order was