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Three Things You Can Do to Cover the Cost of Long-Term Care

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Everyone knows that the costs associated with retiring aren’t always easy to manage. This is especially true for seniors who know they will need to live in a skilled nursing care facility for long-term care. These facilities are typically for seniors who don’t need to be in a hospital, but can’t receive the level of care they need at home.

In fact, it’s estimated that 70% of seniors over age 65 will need this long term care at some point in their retirements — and the average cost of living in a long term care facility currently hovers around $70,000, according to U.S. News and World Report. It’s a price tag that would intimidate anyone.

Not sure if you’ll be able to afford liv

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