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Under aggressive new sales management, LTC Financial Partners aims to lead the way in helping Americans pay for long-term care

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of America’s largest and most experienced long-term care insurance agencies announces a bold shift from its traditional focus on LTC insurance to a broad, balanced focus on multiple ways to pay for care.

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LTC Financial Partners offers protection options for growing number of young people who seek benefits like those enjoyed by parents

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Aging Americans on Notice: When today’s 50 to 60-somethings turn 70 to 80-something, tens of billions of dollars per year will be paid to holders of long-term care insurance policies and related financial instruments. Today LTC Financial Partners, LLC, offers a five-fold path for participation.

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Published by the 3in4 Association, Updated ‘3 in 4′ Guide is Offered Free by LTC Financial Partners

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The newly revised guide, ‘3 in 4 Need More: Long Term Care Planning TODAY,’ succinctly describes more than half a dozen government or private financial options. The 36-page publication is offered free by LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), under a non-exclusive distribution agreement with the 3in4 Association, the publishers.

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LTC Financial Partners announces a five-part ‘solution set’ for Americans learning to cope with dementia, which includes Alzheimer’s

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), today announced a five-part ‘solution set’ for Americans facing a growing problem: how to cope when Mom, Dad or another family member succumbs to dementia, which includes Alzheimer’s disease. When dementia strikes, memory and other faculties decline.

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Financial Problems, on the Heels of Cancer, Alzheimer’s, or Other, May Be Combated by Planning for Critical Illness in Advance

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — A new guide describes a form of insurance designed to protect against financial catastrophe on the heels of catastrophic illness. Titled ‘Surviving Critical Illness Financially,’ the guide is being offered free of charge by LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), under a non-exclusive distribution agreement with business partners American Independent Marketing (AIM) and GoldenCare USA, the publishers.

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LTC Partners and Insurance Services, LLC to provide long-term care education to member banks of the California Bankers Association

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Following a recent announcement, LTC Partners and Insurance Services, LLC, will be providing long-term care education to member banks of the California Bankers Association (CBA), one of America’s largest state banking trade organizations.

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Updated Long Term Care Outreach and Education Program Guide from LTC Financial Partners Highlights Tax and Employee Benefits

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS Apr 18, 2013: An updated workplace guide, announced today, describes the tax, productivity, and other benefits of adding the missing link to employee benefit packages: long-term care insurance. ‘Long Term Care Outreach and Education Program,’ is published by LTC Financial Partners LLC, one of America’s most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

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Federal and State Tax Incentives Can Make Long-Term Care Insurance More Attractive

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Tax time may be a good time to move your decision about long-term care insurance to the front burner, because the premiums of many policyholders may be subsidized by tax deductions or credits. So says Denise Gott, National Sales Manager of LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of America’s most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

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LTC Financial Partners is expanding aggressively into the worksite market by forming alliances with employee benefit brokers

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Until recently, long-term care (LTC) financing has been offered to Americans primarily in the home; and the means of financing has been limited to LTC insurance, for the most part. That’s no longer so with LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of America’s largest and most experienced LTCi agencies.

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LTC Financial Partners and Alternatives for Seniors Join Forces for LTCi Education

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) announces an alliance with Alternatives for Seniors, the leading senior housing and services online directory. ‘Together our two companies will ease the transition to senior living, which usually involves a host of stressful lifestyle and financial adjustments,’ says Cameron Truesdell, CEO of LTCFP.

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The Aging in Place Generation gets boost from their Kids thanks to Long-Term Care Insurance

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Why are some middle-aged Americans buying long-term care insurance (LTCi) for their aging parents? It’s partly because Mom and Dad may need help with the tasks of daily living, but can’t afford a policy to pay for it, according to Denise Gott, National Sales Manager of LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP).

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Kick Off Long-Term Care Awareness Month with 3 Questions and Answers to Know if You’re Protected for Retirement

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Has the government got your back on long-term care (LTC), or not? Are the odds small or great that you or a family member will ever need LTC? How safe is a ‘wait-and-see’ approach to the issue? These key questions are addressed in an online quiz from LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of America’s largest and most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

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Over-Estimating the Cost of Long-Term Care Insurance are you Depriving Yourself of Vital Protection?

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) announces a straw poll to let people guess the cost of long-term care insurance, immediately learn what others think, and then get actual numbers from an expert by phone. The poll and follow-up information are designed to correct a misconception that may be leaving most Americans unnecessarily unprotected.

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Long-Term Care Leader makes Labor Day Proposal: Thank the Unsung Millions of Caregivers

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — All Americans owe a debt of gratitude to those who work for a living. But what about our caregivers, who selflessly tend the disabled – helping them eat, bathe, go to the bathroom, dress? Our society could not function without caregivers, yet we give them short shrift when handing out thank-you’s. To rectify this, LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) proposes a Labor Day token of thanks.

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LTC Financial Partners Suggests 5 Questions to Ask a Long-Term Care Specialist Following Supreme Court Obamacare Ruling

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — When the Supreme Court upheld The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), uncertainty about health insurance abated. But what about long-term care insurance, which covers in-home, nursing-home, and assisted-living care – expensive services scarcely addressed by regular insurance or Medicare? That issue remains as head-scratching as ever, according to LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of America’s most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

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LTC Financial Partners, LLC Announces a Free Service to Help Consumers Learn About the Financial Risk of Needing Long-Term Care

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) announces a free service to help consumers learn about the financial risk of needing long-term care someday, and how to manage the risk. The service blends the best of technology with the best of humanity: real, live advisors on the phone.

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3in4 Association partners with Care Options OnLine with Resources for Long-Term Care Planning

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today the non-profit 3in4 Association announces a partnership with CareOptions Online (COOL), a web-based service promoting wellness and offering quick, easy access to healthcare services for entire families. The main focus is on mature adults and seniors, but the health and fitness advice applies to children and young adults as well.

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New Long Term Care Insurance Industry Report for Employee Benefit Brokers and Human Resource Managers: The LTC Benefit Battle

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) today announced an agreement with EraNova Institute to distribute a special report on the future of long-term care insurance (LTCI) as an employee benefit. The report will be made available by LTCFP to selected employee benefit brokers, human resource managers, and heads of business and non-profit organizations.

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Wake-Up Call for the Obama Camp: Republican Candidate Leads President in Straw Poll on Long-Term Care Insurance Support

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — In a tight presidential race, voter sentiment on religion, race, jobs or contraception could tip the balance. Or ‘the decisive issue just might be a health problem that jeopardizes almost every American family,’ says Jonas Roeser, Senior VP of Marketing and Operations for LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP), one of the nation’s most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

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LTC Financial Partners LLC announces plans to offer a beefed-up array of long-term care insurance choices for individuals and employee groups

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP) discloses plans to offer a beefed-up array of long-term care insurance choices for individuals and employee groups. The offerings are from multiple insurance carriers.

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Little-known secret for people in the market for LTC insurance: Just ask your employer about it

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today one of America’s most experienced long-term care insurance agencies – LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP) – reveals a little-known secret for people in the market for LTC insurance. ‘Just ask your employer about it,’ says Dan Cahn, LTCFP’s Senior Vice President of Business Development.

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LTC Complete Worksite Solutions: New MedAmerica and LTCFP Program Fills a Growing Need for Flexible Protection of U.S. Employees

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today MedAmerica Insurance Company (MedAmerica) and LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) announce a distribution agreement to make a broad suite of long-term care insurance products available at reduced underwriting and multi-life discounts to employees. The policy suite is the latest incarnation of multi-life LTC insurance, a relatively new, increasingly-popular type of employee benefit that is proliferating faster than traditional group LTC plans.

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Healthcare Tax Planning: If You Already Have LTC Insurance, Remember This Year’s Claim

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Long-term care insurance is subsidized, in effect, by Uncle Sam. ‘For many people, a large part of their premium cost is deductible on their federal tax return,’ says Denise Gott, National Sales Manager and Chairman of the Board of LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP). ‘That doesn’t make coverage free, but it makes it more affordable for millions.’ LTCFP is one of the nation’s largest and most experienced agencies specializing in long-term care insurance.

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Christopher Gardner speaks at LTC Financial Partners LLC annual meeting

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Christopher Gardner, played by Will Smith in ‘The Pursuit of Happyness’ (Columbia Pictures, 2006), was jobless and homeless with a baby boy to support. He bounced back, gaining wealth and a future for his son. Inspired by this example, LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP) invited Gardner to speak at the company’s annual meeting, held this year in New Orleans, January 13-15.

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Resolve to Plan for Carefree Retirement Through Long-Term Care Insurance, says LTC Expert Denise Gott

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Looking for a New Year’s resolution that’s not a sweat, like losing 15 pounds or going off cigarettes? ‘Consider resolving to investigate long-term care insurance,’ says Denise Gott, National Sales Manager and Chairman of the Board of LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP). ‘It’s a snap to accomplish, takes just minutes, and you’ll breathe easier about your future.’

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Long-Term Care Insurance May Be the Best Holiday Gift Ever: Top 10 Reasons Why

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, or another end-of-year holiday, long-term care insurance just might be the best present you could possibly give. ‘That may sound crazy,’ says Denise Gott, National Sales Manager and Chairman of the Board of LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP).

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3 in 4 Need More Campaign Gains Additional Support and New Board Members

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — In November the 3in4 Association added seven new members to its advisory board, and received increased support from two insurance carriers: John Hancock, an existing member of the organization, and Genworth, which provided sponsorship of a meaningful consumer study. ‘We’re gaining momentum,’ says Mark Goldberg, Treasurer of the association that runs the ‘3 in 4 Need More’ campaign.

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A Perfect Time to Talk Turkey About Long-Term Care – about 7 in 10 of us over age 65 will need long-term care at some point

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Thanksgiving is a time to join with family to say thanks for life’s blessings. It can also be a time to make sure those blessings continue year after year, uninterrupted by the financial impact of long-term health issues. ‘According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, about 7 in 10 of us over age 65 will need long-term care at some point,’ says Denise Gott, National Sales Manager and Chairman of the Board of LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP).

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American Senior Benefits Association selects LTC Financial Partners for Long Term Care Education and Insurance

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today the American Senior Benefits Association (ASBA) announced the selection of LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) to provide long-term care education and insurance for members and their families. The aim of the ASBA Long-Term Care Insurance Program is to supply education on the financial risks associated with long-term care and how a long-term care insurance policy can transfer these risks from a member’s assets to that of an insurance carrier.

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Genworth Financial Study Shows a Lack of Education on Future Long-Term Care Needs and Presents Opportunity for Their Trusted Advisors

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — The majority of adults believe that long-term care insurance should be purchased between the ages of 45-64, yet 82 percent of this age group have not purchased a policy, finds a new study from the 3in4 Association. The study, sponsored by Genworth Financial (NYSE:GNW), also shows that since the 2008 financial crisis, only 20 percent of adults have taken any action on their financial strategy and almost half of respondents do not expect to add anything to their plan in the next two years.

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As Government Support Shrinks, LTC Leader Cameron Truesdell says ‘We’re Here to Help’

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today one of the nation’s largest long-term care insurance agencies announces a national effort to help all Americans with their long-term care financing needs. The company is LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), which represents multiple insurance carriers.

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Each November, during Long-Term Care Awareness month, Americans are reminded to think about their future care needs

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Each November, during Long-Term Care Awareness month, Americans are reminded to think about their future care needs. For those who want to get serious about it, a seminar is available to answer all questions. It’s provided free to local groups by LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of the nation’s largest long-term care insurance agencies representing multiple carriers.

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Attorney Helen Boyer Goes to Bat for Washington State Consumers Needing LTC Protection

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Washington state residents are about to be rewarded for planning ahead for their long-term care (LTC) needs, but the forthcoming program will be even better with a few tweaks. So says Helen Boyer, who testified on October 11 before the Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner. Boyer, a Bellevue-based attorney specializing in insurance law, is a Partner with LTC Financial Partners, LLC.

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Worksite Academy, a New Organization Announced in April, Offers a Solution to Health Reform

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — As part of health reform, American companies are required to enable their employees to participate in the public option for long-term care insurance, known as the Community Living Assistance and Supports (CLASS) program. Now being fleshed out by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, CLASS – though postponed until 2013 – calls for employees to be automatically enrolled, with payroll deductions, unless they opt out.

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Recent Survey by MetLife Mature Market Institute: Long-Term Care Insurance Can Be Cheaper than Do-It-Yourself Caregiving

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — If one of your aging parents suddenly needs help with the tasks of daily living, who will provide it? You? ‘If that’s your default plan,’ says Craig Smith, President of LTC Financial Partners LLC, ‘be prepared for sticker shock. Your services don’t come free.’ LTCFP is one of the nation’s largest and most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

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Regenerative Cellular Therapy announces Cancer Cure Lottery: 10 Vaccine Treatments to Be Given Away

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Regenerative Cellular Therapy (RCT) of Puerto Penasco, Sonora, Mexico, is holding its first annual treatment giveaway. Over the next five weeks, starting September 13, two lucky winners per week will receive state-of-the-art regenerative cellular cancer treatments free of charge.

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Great place to Work: Long-Term Care Insurance Leader Has Enjoyed an Unusually Long Growth Spurt, Makes INC. 5000 for 4th Year in a Row

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — The economy has not been doing great, but LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP) has. This month Inc. Magazine ranks LTCFP No. 2,483 among all companies, and No. 25 among companies in the insurance industry, in its annual ranking of the nation’s 5000 fastest-growing companies. LTCFP also made the Inc. 5000 list in 2008, 2009 and 2010.

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LTC Financial Partners LLC is looking for high-performing sales managers to build teams and drive business in key geographic areas

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP), one of the nation’s most experienced long-term care insurance agencies, is looking for high-performing sales managers to build teams and drive business in key geographic areas.

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LTCi Expert Denise Gott shows How to Afford Care in Spite of Weakened Government Programs

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — With federal purse strings tightening, Americans are likely to need a mix of private and diminished government resources to pay for their long-term care. To help people achieve the right mix, free presentations are being offered nationwide by LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of the country’s largest long-term care insurance agencies.

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Regenerative Cellular Therapy offers Stem Cell Stimulation Therapies and E+ Peptide Cancer Vaccine Treatment

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Many Americans – unsatisfied with traditional treatments for cancer, diabetes, osteoporosis, and other intractable diseases – are looking south for advanced remedies. ‘We’re struggling to keep up with demand,’ says Dr. Oscar E. Castro, head of Regenerative Cellular Therapy (RCT).

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LTC Financial Partners announces the availability of hundreds of experts who will speak to local groups supporting new national 3in4 Need More awareness campaign

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) announces the availability of hundreds of experts who will speak to local groups supporting a new national awareness campaign. The campaign is titled 3in4 Need More, www.3in4needmore.com, and it is about educating Americans on all their long term care planning options.

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Long-Term Care Independence: Promoting Personal Freedom for Caregivers and Those Needing Care

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — On Independence Day, if you’re a potential long-term caregiver or one who may need care, why not resolve to protect your own independence in the years to come? This advice comes from LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of America’s largest and most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

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Well-Intentioned Bill Threatens to Boost Insurance Rates and Undermine Care: California Long-Term Care in Jeopardy

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Concerned that long-term care insurance rates might go up? ‘The California Assembly feels your pain,’ says Cameron Truesdell, CEO of LTC Financial Partners LLC, ‘but they just passed a bill, AB 999, that will only make matters worse if the State Senate also passes it.’ LTCFP is one of America’s largest and most experienced long-term care insurance agencies, representing multiple carriers.

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LTC Expert Denise Gott Will Sound an Alarm About the Lack of Preparation for Longer-Lasting Illnesses and Injuries

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Scant planning for long-term care is a big problem in America. Prudential Financial Inc. notes that 74 percent of consumers ages 55 to 65 (about three in every four) polled for a recent survey said they are concerned about needing some kind of long-term care. ‘Yet nearly 54 percent of Baby Boomers, now entering their retirement years, believe Medicare or health insurance will cover their long-term care needs, when they won’t,’ says Denise Gott of LTCFP.

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Financial advisors should warn seniors about need for long-term care strategy, says Jonas Roeser of LTCFP

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — A New Jersey naval architect watched helplessly as over $1 million dollars disappeared into the health-care system. Like most middle-class Americans, the naval architect and his parents had missed an estate planning gap. Their financial advisors missed it too. No long term care insurance. ‘This was an expensive omission,’ says Jonas Roeser, of LTC Financial Partners.

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At National LTCi Producers Summit, LTC Expert Cameron Truesdell Points to Huge Opportunities in Worksite Sales

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — In the long-term care insurance (LTCi) sales field, business has been pretty flat for the past few years. ‘But that can change dramatically if we’re willing to reinvent ourselves,’ said Cameron Truesdell of LTCFP in a keynote speech at the 2011 National LTCi Producers Summit.

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Worksite Academy launched to Support Employers with Long-Term Care Education

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) announces the formation of a new division called Worksite Academy to help solve a critical problem for employers: maintaining productivity with an aging workforce.

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Don’t Put All Your Eggs in One Basket – Put Some in Long-Term Care Insurance ‘Basket’

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Regardless of your faith, you might benefit from the following Easter-week advice: Take some of the nest eggs in your nest-egg basket and put them into another basket, one devoted to long-term care needs. Otherwise, your retirement dreams could be suddenly shattered. So says Jonas Roeser, Senior VP of Marketing and Operations for LTC Financial Partners.

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3 in 4 Need More Campaign Gains Momentum in Second Road Show Event, as Long-Term Care Leaders Share Limelight at Industry Conference

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — On April 3 in Las Vegas, Nevada, the ‘3 in 4 Need More’ campaign – run by the 3in4 Association – made its second public appearance, following the first in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 8. This month’s appearance took place during the 2011 LTCi Producers Summit, run by the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance (AALTCI).

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LTC Financial Partners asks: Does Your 401k Need Long-Term Care Insurance?

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — People need insurance, but do retirement funds? ‘Absolutely,’ says Jonas Roeser, of LTC Financial Partners LLC. ‘If you’re not thinking about your own health as you age, think about the health of your 401k or IRA. If your retirement vehicle becomes disabled or loses life blood, how can it support you when you need it?’

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2011 LTCi Producers Summit: ‘3 in 4 Need More’ Campaign Will Make Its Second Road Show Appearance

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — On Sunday April 3 in Las Vegas, Nevada, the ‘3 in 4 Need More’ campaign will make its second public appearance, following the first in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 8. The campaign seeks to inform Americans that health insurance isn’t enough.

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LTC Financial Partners Forms Alliance with Florida’s Largest Source of In-home Care, Caregiver Services Inc.

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), which educates Americans on the need to plan for long-term care, announces a strategic alliance with Caregiver Services Inc. (CSI), which provides in-home care so people don’t have to leave their homes to receive care elsewhere.

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‘3 in 4 Need More’ Campaign gains backing from 6 Top Insurance Carriers

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today the 3in4 Association, promoters of the ‘3 in 4 Need More’ campaign, announces the sponsorship of six insurance carriers: John Hancock, Mutual of Omaha, LifeSecure, MedAmerica, Prudential, and Transamerica. ‘They’re providing the support we need to start getting our message out,’ says Jonas Roeser, a member of the association’s three-member Executive Committee, which also includes Margie Barrie and Mark Goldberg.

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Dr. Marion Somers, the long-term care planning advocate, to endorse 3 in 4 Need More campaign

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — On March 8 in Atlanta, the ‘3 in 4 Need More’ campaign will get a boost from Dr. Marion Somers, the long-term care planning advocate who is a frequent guest on programs such as Good Morning America, Today Show, and NBC Nightly News.

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Denise Gott, Long-Term Care Expert, Will Reveal Alarming ‘Awareness Gap’ on CNBC TV and FOX

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, at least 70% of Americans over 65 will need long-term care services at some point. And Prudential Financial Inc. notes that 74% of consumers age 55 to 65 (about three in every four of us) polled for a recent survey said they are concerned about needing some kind of long term care.

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LTC Financial Partners announces 48 long-term care agents make ‘Partner’

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — For three years in a row (2008, 2009, and 2010), LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP) has been selected by Inc. Magazine as one of the nation’s 5,000 fastest-growing companies. And among large national agencies specializing in LTC insurance sales, none is growing faster than LTCFP.

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LTC Financial Partners Makes Olympic Strides in Spite of Limp Economy

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP), one of America’s largest and most experienced long-term care insurance agencies, is going for the gold. ‘Among agencies specializing in LTC, we’re already out in front,’ says Cameron Truesdell, CEO, ‘and we’re determined to widen our lead.’

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LTCi Industry Marketing Trend Alert: Long-Term Care Insurance Agents Use ‘Electronic Business Cards’ to Build Relationships

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP) reveals one of its marketing secrets: ‘electronic business cards’ that supply an agent’s name, address, and phone number, just as old-fashioned business cards do, but with a difference. The electronic variety ‘can’t be misplaced, and they establish credibility by providing helpful, detailed information,’ says Jonas Roeser, of LTCFP.

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3in4 Association Awareness Campaign Addresses Boomer Long-Term Care Insurance Mind Gap

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — According to the 3in4 Association, when it comes to long-term care insurance (LTCi), there’s a big gap between what Baby Boomers (46 to 64 years old) believe and what they do. The association points to a recent survey by Mathew Greenwald & Associates showing that most Boomers highly value long-term care insurance, but that fewer than 10 in 100 have gotten around to buying it.

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LTC Financial Partners Praises Obama for Promoting Enhanced Long-Term Care for Alzheimer’s Sufferers

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — According to the Society of Actuaries, the leading cause of U.S. long-term care claims is Alzheimer’s. Who cares? Evidently President Obama does. ‘We praise the President for his words and the legislation behind them,’ says Jonas Roeser of LTC Financial Partners, one of the nation’s most experienced long-term care insurance agencies.

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Buyers of Long Term Care Insurance Can Now Determine ‘True Cost’ which Varies by State and Taxpayer

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP) announces the availability of ‘true cost’ estimates for long term care insurance policies from multiple carriers. According to LTCFP, the actual out-of-pocket expense of any LTC policy is usually less than the stated premium. Why?

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LTC Financial Partners predicts mushrooming long-term care insurance sales as millions of baby boomers retire

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Reports of the death of long-term care insurance are highly exaggerated, according to LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP), one of the nation’s largest and most experienced LTCI agencies. Last Thursday, when MetLife announced it would stop selling new LTCI coverage, ‘It wasn’t the end of the world,’ says Cameron Truesdell, LTCFP’s CEO.

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Increased Federal Deductions Make Long-Term Care Insurance More Affordable

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Americans planning to buy long-term care insurance in 2011 may deduct a larger portion of their premiums than ever, thanks to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

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CLASS Act: Soon Many Employees Will Be Asking, ‘Hey, Boss, Which Long-Term Care Policy Should I Get?’

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — A new employee benefit is coming for millions of American employees: access to affordable long-term care insurance. So says Dan Cahn, an industry expert. LTCI provides funds for in-home or nursing-home care in case of longer-lasting illnesses or disabilities not covered by regular health insurance. Cahn is Senior Vice President of Business Development for LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP).

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Nearly 3 in 4 Need More Campaign Launches – Health Reform Education for Longer-living Americans and Their Families

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Today the non-profit 3in4 Association, established by thirteen long term care insurance leaders, announces the formation of an advisory board and executive committee for the ‘Nearly 3 in 4 Need More Campaign.’

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LTC Financial Partners Looking to Add 300 new Team Members to Fight Job Loss Economy

KIRKLAND, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Stagnant economy? Jobs hard to come by? If you’re an employer, jobs too risky to create? One company – LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP) – isn’t buying in to the doom and gloom. They’re bucking the trend with bullish expansion plans. ‘We need 300 new people now, in all parts of the country,’ says Denise Gott, LTCFP’s Chairman of the Board.

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eWomenNetwork and LTC Financial Partners to Provide Free Long Term Care Information

KIRKLAND, Wash. — Women have special long term care needs — but not just because they often come down with longer-lasting illnesses and disabilities. When there’s no long term care insurance for a couple or family members, women typically end up as the default, unpaid caregivers. ‘Lack of LTC insurance not only hurts women when they themselves need care,’ says Denise Gott, Chairman of the Board of LTC Financial Partners LLC.

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Upcoming Webcast for Human Resource Managers and Benefits Specialists covers Long Term Care and The CLASS Act

KIRKLAND, Wash. — On September 21, HR.com will host a webcast (online seminar) in conjunction with LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP) to help companies help their employees plan for long term care following health reform. ‘Millions of Americans will soon be automatically opted in to the new public option for long term care, unless they pro-actively opt out,’ says Mario Sestito, an industry expert who will lead the webcast.

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LTC Financial Partners Makes Inc 5000 for Third Year in a Row

KIRKLAND, Wash. — LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP) continues to expand rapidly in spite of a sluggish economy. This month Inc. Magazine ranks LTCFP No. 2,366 among all companies, and No. 29 among companies in the insurance industry, in its annual ranking of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the nation.

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LTC Expert says Long Term Care ‘Eats’ Almost Three Square Feet of Average American Home Every Day

KIRKLAND, Wash. — The rising cost of long term care, abetted by depressed home values, is taking a bigger bite out of American homes today than in 2005, according to LTC Financial Partners, LLC (LTCFP), one of the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance agencies.

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Leading LTC Agency Goes Greener, Reducing Paper Flow, Offers Applications Online

KIRKLAND, Wash. — If you’re in the market for long term care insurance but hate to fill out applications and wait, wait, wait, a leading agency has an alternative for you. Dispense with the paper and the delay; complete an electronic application, with live hand-holding, and get an answer pronto. The agency is LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP), one of the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance agencies.

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Lawsuit by Linda Caruthers Against LTC Financial Partners Dropped

KIRKLAND, Wash. — A suit against LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP), the nation’s largest producer-owned long term care insurance agency, has been dropped, the company reports today. The suit, for more than a million dollars, was by a former agent, Linda Caruthers of Richmond, Virginia, who was seeking compensation for providing an introduction that helped land a large account.

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Careers in LTCi: Six-Part Training Is Key to Long Term Care Insurance Leader’s Team Growth

KIRKLAND, Wash. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Companies tend to do well when they hire good people, but even the best people can do better when given good training. That’s the philosophy of LTC Financial Partners LLC, one of the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance agencies. It must work, judging from the company’s rapid expansion in a down economy. For three years in a row LTCFP has been named one of America’s 5,000 fastest-growing companies by Inc. Magazine.

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LTC Guide Helps Companies Decide Whether Public or Private Long Term Care Insurance is Better for Their People

KIRKLAND, Wash. — Many companies seem conflicted by a key part of the recent Health Reform legislation, the CLASS Act, which will offer a form of long term care insurance for working people who may become disabled. ‘CLASS’ stands for Community Living Assistance Services and Supports; and the program, a legacy of the late Senator Edward Kennedy, is intended to offer new choice and security for millions now at risk.

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Reverse Mortgage eGuide Now Available from Reverse Mortgage Direct LLC

KIRKLAND, Wash. — Today Reverse Mortgage Direct, LLC (RMD), announces an online assessment tool that helps senior Americans determine whether a reverse mortgage can help with their financial challenges. The tool, ‘Reverse Mortgage eGuide,’ also lets seniors know if they qualify, and whether the financial instrument might be right for their situation.

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LTC: Industry Leader Answers the Concerns of Many Americans, Who Seem Confused by a Key Part of Health Reform

KIRKLAND, Wash. — The CLASS Act, part of the new health reform law (the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act), will offer a type of long term care insurance for working people and others who may become disabled. But confusion and doubt are widespread. ‘Many wonder how the CLASS Act will affect them personally,’ says Jonas Roeser, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Operations for LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP), one of the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance agencies.

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2010 Long Term Care Guide Announced – Includes Healthcare Reform Update; Helps Consumers Decide Between Private LTC Insurance and the New Public Plan

KIRKLAND, Wash. — Many Americans seem confused and immobilized by a key part of the recent Health Reform legislation, the CLASS Act, which will offer a form of long term care insurance for working people and others who may become disabled. ‘CLASS’ stands for Community Living Assistance Services and Supports; and the program, a legacy of the late Senator Edward Kennedy, is intended to offer new choice and security for millions now at risk.

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An LTC Insurance Agent’s Poignant Story: Suddenly Kim Galatolo’s Husband Needed Long Term Care

KIRKLAND, Wash. — It can be instructive to consider not just what long term care insurance professionals recommend, but what they do — for their own personal protection. A good example is the case of Kim Galatolo, an agent with LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP), one of the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance agencies. In California, where Galatolo lives and works, the firm is known as LTC Partners & Insurance Services, LLC.

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An LTC Insurance Agent’s Poignant Story: Suddenly Kim Galatolo’s Husband Needed Long Term Care

KIRKLAND, Wash. — It can be instructive to consider not just what long term care insurance professionals recommend, but what they do — for their own personal protection. A good example is the case of Kim Galatolo, an agent with LTC Financial Partners LLC (LTCFP), one of the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance agencies. In California, where Galatolo lives and works, the firm is known as LTC Partners & Insurance Services, LLC.

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