Needing long-term care is a reality for millions of Americans. But finding the right long-term care at the right price isn't easy. In this section, learn more about long-term care, assisted living, nursing homes, home care, and long-term care insurance.
Long-Term Care Insurance: The Risks and Benefits
Is long-term care (LTC) insurance, also known as nursing home insurance, a good investment? Here's how to decide, and what to look for in an LTC insurance policy.
Paying Back the State: Medicaid Estate Recovery Rules
If Medicaid pays for nursing home care, the state can try to collect reimbursement for these costs after your death.
When Will Medicaid Pay for a Nursing Home or Assisted Living?
Here's an introduction to Medicaid's complicated rules on eligibility for nursing homes, assisted living, and home health care.