Monthly Archives: April 2016

The Importance of Early Alzheimer’s Disease Detection

Dementia is a blanket term for memory loss and intellectual disabilities that interfere with daily tasks. However, according to the Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s Disease makes up 60-80% of all types of dementia cases. Alzheimer’s is not a normal part of aging though. While it is documented that those older in years may experience slower thinking and the occasional difficulty with remembering something in particular, Alzheimer’s is much more severe and needs careful monitoring. Alzheimer’s symptoms include: Difficulty remembering newly acquired information Behavior and mood changes Disorientation Confusion Deep suspicion of those close to the patient Difficulty speaking, walking, or swallowing […]

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2016 IRS Eligible Long Term Care Insurance Premium

Here are the 2016 tax deductible limits for eligible long-term care insurance premiums. Attained Age as of 12/31/2016 40 or less                                                             $  390 More than 40 but not more than 50              $  730 More than 50 but not more than 60              $1,460 More than 60 but not more than 70              $3,900 More […]

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