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OFFICE CLOSED TODAY 1/30/19

January 2019

Our office is closed today due to the extreme cold. With the dangerous cold we’re experiencing in Minnesota, we asked our team to stay home and stay safe. We apologize for any inconvenience. Consumer/Policyholders:  Please email us at LTC@NewmanLTC.com or leave us a message at 612-454-4400 and we will try to respond when we re-open […]

Help in having difficult conversations

December 2018

Genworth has just released and updated versions of their “Let’s Talk” guides  aimed at helping you and your loved ones have these crucial discussions about long term care planning. One trifold is aimed at conversations with parents, while the other is for a spouse to start a dialogue with their partner. Each discusses: The importance of having the […]

Annual Long Term Care Study: Costs continue to rise in Mankato and throughout Minnesota

November 2018

The good news is people are living longer.  The bad news is we’re getting sick as we age and long term care can be expensive. Genworth Financial’s recent release of their 15th annual Cost of Care Study indicates that national average costs for assisted living facilities have jumped an astonishing 6.67% since 20171. Mankato hasn’t […]

What happens when you or a loved one need long-term care?

September 2018

Free download – OneAmerica’s Step by Step Guide to Receiving Long-Term Care This informative guide gives people an overview of common types of care, definitions for commonly used terms, tips for identifying when care is needed, and the importance of developing a plan for future care, today.This guide provides tips on: Ways to minimize the […]