Nearly Half of LTC Claimants Are Under Age 65

February 2009
Journal of Financial Planning;Feb2009, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p13
Academic Journal
The article presents a survey regarding people who submitted long-term care (LTC) claims to the company Unum Group. The survey found that 46% of claims were made by people under the age of 65 years-old. The study's results regarding the average length of these claims are also provided. Variations that exist in regards to LTC costs in different parts of the U.S. are discussed.


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