Senator Schumer (D-NY) announced on Feb. 20 his intent to introduce legislation to require Medicare to count hospital observation stays towards the three-day mandatory inpatient stay required for post-acute skilled nursing care. Currently, Medicare only covers care if the patient is moved from three days of inpatient care at a hospital to the nursing facility. …Details
Genworth Financial, the country’s largest supplier of Long Term Care policies has announced that they will begin charging women higher premiums than men for the same coverage starting next year.
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Unless you’re Donald Trump, housing makes up your largest monthly financial expense, which is why it’s so important to not be paying for housing after you retire.
What do you do when a society that has had as one of its core beliefs that the sacrifices of the parents for their children will be rewarded by caring for the parent in their old age when the child chooses to neglect that duty? That’s the question that many countries are facing.