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Tips for Caregivers

June 2019

Providing care for a loved one is a selfless act often requiring significant sacrifices to do what is best for your loved one, putting you at risk. Taking time to remind yourself of these simple tips will allow you to check in with yourself and make your caregiving experience more rewarding. Taking care of yourself […]

Please Note Our Summer Hours Change

June 2019

Newman Long Term Care summer schedule changes: Summer Hours (Beginning May 26):  Monday – Thursday: 8 am – 5 pm CDT Friday: 8 am – 1 pm CDT Beginning Friday, May 26, we will be switching to our summer hours. To keep our Team performing at their peak, we will be closing our office at […]

Tim Dona named new President of Newman Long Term Care

January 2019

With Deb Newman’s retirement as president of Newman Long Term Care, we’re pleased to announce the selection of Tim Dona as Deb’s successor. Tim is a talented leader in the financial services industry with deep knowledge, experience and established relationships in the multi-channel distribution of insurance products. Tim comes to us from U.S. Bank, where he most […]

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 […]


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 […]

Millennials now feeling the sting of long term care

July 2018

Do millennials think about long term care? Easy, right? “No way!” Well, not so fast.  A recent article on Forbes.com proved that this demographic is actually much more involved in the long term care conversation than you might think. In fact, according to the AARP Public Policy Institute report, one in four family caregivers is […]