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Long-term Care for Boomer Women - Take Charge of Your Future - Your Finances

En español  |  How much money will you need for retirement and long-term care? Get up to speed on Social Security, Medicare, your 401(k) and other retirement financial matters. Start planning for your financial security today.

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Financial FAQs for Long-Term Care

Get answers to the most frequently asked questions about paying for long-term care. Read

Using Financial Pros

Get helpful tips on where and how to find a financial planner to help you with your savings strategy for retirement and long-term care. Read

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Ending a marriage after 50 comes with unique financial challenges. Read

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Women's Stories

Mary Cruz

Mary: Does She Have Enough?

Even though she'll have a pension and a 401(k) when she retires, she's not sure if she'll have enough money to travel. Should she reevaluate her investments? Read

Long-term Care for Boomer Women

Patricia: Lessons Learned

After losing two sisters and a niece to cancer, Patricia knew she had to strengthen her long-term health and financial plans for the sake of her kids. Watch

Long-term Care for Boomer Women

Jeannie: Protecting Her Son

She waited until she was in her 40s before marrying and adopting a baby. Then she made plans so her son won't have to worry about his older parents. Watch

Long-term Care for Boomer Women

Mary Ann: Essential Documents

After losing her mom to Alzheimer’s, Mary Ann decided to carve time out of her busy life to set up a long-term plan, including a power of attorney and other advanced directives. Watch


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