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Deb Newman announces her retirement

January 2019

Deb Newman, president and founder of Newman Long Term Care, has announced that she will retire on March 29, 2019. Deb is a true insurance industry icon and a pioneer as a female entrepreneur in the Twin Cities. Deb’s retirement will be a loss to the industry, her team at Newman Long Term Care, the […]

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 […]