How to Pay for Long-Term-Care

What is long-term-care and how prevalent is it in the lives of older people? What are the costs of different types of care? What are ways for paying for long-term care if they cannot long live in their homes alone? What is the VA Aid & Attendance program, who can get it and how much is the benefit? How does long term care insurance work? Medicare's coverage of long-term-care is very limited...what does it pay for and under what circumstances? In what ways does Medicaid pay for long-term-care? What is the Medicaid Waiver and how does it help to pay for long-term-care?

Episode: 36
Duration: 28:28