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Mistakes Long Term Care Insurance Dabblers Make
Individuals often pay too much for long term care insurance simply because they don’t know important facts says the director of the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance study.
“This is the first generation of Americans to shop for and buy long term health care insurance and most put their trust in the advice of what can often be the wrong individual,”
According to the organization’
Another area often overlooked by less experienced insurance agents or those without access to a comprehensive range of policies are the cost-effective use of newer policy provisions. “Several of the insurance companies now offer a shared care option whereby two spouses share access to each other’s benefit pool,” Slome explains. “Not all companies do and someone who dabbles may not even understand how to use this option to reduce the overall cost of coverage.”
Nationally headquartered in Los Angeles, the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance is the trade organization with the mission of educating Americans about the importance of planning for the risk of needing long term care.
For additional information on long term care insurance costs http://www.aaltci.org/