5 Long-Term Care Planning Lessons From ‘Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory’

From Forbes Magazine:

Recently, a close family friend emailed me about his long-term care insurance policy, expressing his frustration over yet another premium increase. Despite the rising cost, he still feels good about his decision to have a long-term care insurance policy in place to help protect himself and his family.

The discussion brought to my mind one of the most powerful and iconic scenes in children’s literature. I am referring to Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory (or Charlie and The Chocolate Factory)…. [More from Forbes]

KEY POINTS:
Most people will need LTC services.
Care usually falls to family members.
Working woman typically bears the major burden.
Without an LTC plan in place, consequences on the family can be great.