TITLE

With LTC, youth not wasted on the young

AUTHOR(S)
BRIDGEFORD, LYDELL C.
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Jun2009, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a study by the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance which revealed that employees who buy long-term care (LTC) insurance under a group plan at the workplace are younger than those who buy on the individual market. The group found that 24% of buyers purchasing coverage through employer-sponsored plan are between 35 and 44 years of age, while 5% purchased on the individual market. It also reported that about 8.2 million Americans have LTC insurance and 400,000 policies are issued annually.
ACCESSION #
41338085

 

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