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Long-Term Care Costs Continue to Spike

Posted on 10/31/2012 by | Money and Work | Comments

Bulletin Today | Money & SavingsWhat goes up must come down, except when you’re talking about the cost of long-term care. A study soon to be released by MetLife’s Mature Market Institute says expenses continued to rise faster than inflation in the last year for most long-term care services, according to the Wall Street Journal. Some 6,700 long-term care providers were interviewed for the study, which also examined a trend that’s emerging in the field: the ways in which providers are adding on transportation, extra meals …