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Dick Samson commented on Dick Samson's blog post Stories of Celebrity Caregiving
"Yes!  I was surprised too, especially by the incidence of dementia."
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"Amazing how many celebrity caregivers have parents that have/had Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, Cancers...  Especially Alzheimer's.    It's everywhere. "
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Jack Bowdle posted a discussion

How's this prospecting letter text? Comments appreciated.

June 2014 Dear Friends, As we age, having a funded plan in place prior to any disabling impairment allows loving family members to monitor the care delivered to you by licensed professionals and not become care-givers themselves. Pardon my bluntness but did you have your kids so one day they could cut short their careers and come home to change your diapers? Of course not. But . . . absent a funded plan, what have you done to prevent this exact scenario from playing out in your family? OK, a…See More
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Jack Bowdle updated their profile
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Blog Posts

Stories of Celebrity Caregiving

If, sooner or later, you need to become a caregiver, you're not alone! Most of us face the same prospect -- including movie stars, political leaders, and other luminaries.

Many have shared their experiences publicly, wishing to help others.

Here are links to several sources…

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Posted by Dick Samson on June 18, 2014 at 1:00pm — 2 Comments

Back a movie for less than attending one?

This one will tell the Alzheimer's story from the caregivers' viewpoint.  

A first! ... And a great way to promote LTC awareness.

(Share the credit, and the story, once it's out!)

BTW, I became a (small but enthusiastic) backer yesterday.

Dick Samson, LTC Guild…

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Posted by Dick Samson on June 4, 2014 at 2:30pm

3in4 and TargetLeads Team to Offer Personalized Marketing Materials and Leads

The 3in4 Association has licensed TargetLeads to be its marketing partner in Direct Mail Lead Generation and the development of personalizable marketing materials for Insurance producers catering to the senior…

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Posted by Dick Samson on May 19, 2014 at 5:30pm

Virtual attendance offered by AALTCI at its annual Summit

For the first time, AALTCI will offer virtual as well as physical attendance at its industry-leading annual conference.

There's no charge for participating remotely from your own home or office. Valuable content, including live streaming of events, will be offered. Attendance could…

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Posted by Dick Samson on May 16, 2014 at 3:00pm

Smiling Improves Health; Can this Help Defer Premature Long-Term Care Claims?

Breakthrough medical and scientific research shows that smiling:

  • Boosts mood & eases pain, through bursts of dopamine…
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Posted by Dick Samson on March 11, 2014 at 4:00pm

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ATTENTION MEMBERS & VISITORS::

CLICK HERE for report: "Avoiding the Long-Term Care Wipeout by Riding the Life-Extension Wave"

 

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Consumers, Business Managers, Allied Professionals

Forum

Is Something Really Better Than Nothing?

Started by Romeo Raabe LUTCF, LTCP Mar 12.

Get a FREE listing in this national long term care directory.

Started by Kevin W. Jackson Nov 29, 2012.

Government managed healthcare. 2 Replies

Started by Bill Berry CLTC. Last reply by clark ellis Sep 6, 2012.

reply to USA Today article on LTCi 3 Replies

Started by Romeo Raabe LUTCF, LTCP. Last reply by clark ellis Sep 6, 2012.

Tax Deductibility 4 Replies

Started by Dennis Weverka, FLMI. Last reply by clark ellis Sep 6, 2012.

Long Term Care Insurance Survey Price $3.50 per lead 1 Reply

Started by abram oliphant. Last reply by clark ellis Sep 6, 2012.

LTC and regulations 4 Replies

Started by Judy Reed. Last reply by Bill Berry CLTC Sep 5, 2012.

Reaching the Missing 90% 12 Replies

Started by Dick Samson. Last reply by cheska Aug 18, 2012.

Senior's ages 50-72 Requestings contact on Long Term Care INSURANCE 4 Replies

Started by abram oliphant. Last reply by cheska Aug 18, 2012.

Long Term Care Insurance Sources

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Long Term Care Insurance NEWS

Long Term Care Alerting Methods Revealed by Industry Leaders

Consumers and professionals with an interest in long term care insurance need no longer dig so hard for information. Now they can do as the pros do: have the information come to them, in bits and pieces as it develops.... (Send2Press Newswire)

Long-term care insurance legislation introduced

Representatives Ginny Brown-Waite (R-FL), Earl Pomeroy (D-ND), Charles Boustany (R-LA), and Allyson Schwartz (D-PA) on April 24 introduced legislation to expand access to long-term care insurance and strengthen consumer protections of these insurance products. The Long-Term Care Affordability and Security Act of 2009 would permit long-term care insurance to be included in employer-sponsored cafeteria plans and flexible spending accounts, enabling people to pay long-term care insurance premiums using pre-tax dollars..... (Citrus Daily)

Washington State Long Term Care Insurance Executive Wins Coveted Judging Position

Jonas Roeser, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Operations of LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), has been chosen to be a judge in round 1 of the 2009 International DMA ECHO Awards.... (PR Newswire)

Long-term health care costs can put retirees’ plans at risk

The high cost of long-term health care will drag down the quality of life for nearly two-thirds of today’s retirees. It can cost $77,000 a year for a nursing home room and $20,000 for in-home care, expenses that many people are ill-prepared to absorb, said the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College. A new analysis shows that when the cost of health care and long-term care is included, 64 percent of retirees likely will be unable to maintain the lifestyle they had before retirement.... (David Pitt, Associated Press)
 
 
 

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