Buying Long Term Care Insurance

John Hancock exits long term care insurance sales

| Jack Lenenberg

John HancockJohn Hancock Discontinues LTC Insurance Sales

One of the pioneers of long term care insurance announced today it is making the difficult decision to stop selling long term care insurance policies effective December 2, 2016.  John Hancock has...

LifeSecure long term care insurance review

| Jack Lenenberg

Life Secure Logo PngFounded in 2006 as a wholly owned for-profit subsidiary of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan, LifeSecure Insurance Company focuses on long term care insurance, marketing today only within the group worksite arena. 

Initially, LifeSecure...

New York Life long term care insurance rating and review

| Jack Lenenberg

New York Life Long Term Care InsuranceReview of New York Life long term care insurance NYL Secure Care AARP

NYL Secure Care is the repriced long term care insurance policy underwritten by New York Life introduced April 2016. 

Concurrent with the launch of NYL Secure Care this...

MedAmerica announces exit of long term care insurance arena

| Jack Lenenberg

Med AmericaMedAmerica is withdrawing from the long-term care insurance and the short-term care insurance marketplace effective February 16, 2016.

MedAmerica first entered the long term care insurance marketplace in 1988.  MedAmerica currently provides...

Nationwide Your Life CareMatters Long Term Care Insurance Review

| Jack Lenenberg

Nationwide Ltc Insurance Care MattersNationwide offers a very unique long term care insurance policy in the marketplace.  The Nationwide YourLife CareMatters policy is a hybrid linked-benefit policy that offers you cash indemnity LTC benefits.

Hybrid linked-benefit LTC policies...

Arthritis and Long Term Care Insurance Underwriting

| Jack Lenenberg

Arthritis Long Term Care Underwriting

Arthritis history, for long term care insurance underwriters, is a diagnosis that must be carefully underwritten.

In recent long term care claims data prepared by the Society of Actuaries arthritis is the leading cause by diagnosis for home...