You routinely insure against potential adverse events. Yet the chance of requiring some type of long-term care may be much greater than any other risk.
Why would someone ignore the greatest risk of all?
Protect yourself against the risks of long-term care expenses — the same way you already protect yourself against other risks.
Odds are calculated using statistics from public sources that are deemed to be reliable.
1Fataility Analysis Reporting System, www-fars.nhtsa.dot.gov. October 13, 2008.
2National Transportation Statistics, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, www.bts.gov, October 13, 2008.
3U.S. Fire Administration, www.usfa.dhs.gov, October 13, 2008
4U.S. Census Bureau, www.census.gov, October 13, 2008
5National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control, www.cdc.gov/nchs. October 13, 2008
6U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, National Clearinghouse for LTC Information, www.longtermcare.gov. March 26, 2008