TITLE

Long-Term Care Insurance

AUTHOR(S)
McKimmie, Kathy
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Indiana Business Magazine;Jan2003, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on long-term care insurance. Insurance premium trends; Way for which aging parents will not be a burden to their children; Requisites to be eligible for benefits; Profile of insurance buyers; Comparison between traditional and asset-protection insurance policies.
ACCESSION #
9019190

 

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