Long-Term Care

Frequently Asked Questions

14. Is long-term care expensive?

It can be. Americans spend billions of dollars a year on various services. How much an individual pays depends on the type and amount of services provided, where he or she lives, whether family and friends can provide care, and which paid providers are used.

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