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AP Poll: Americans Underestimate Their Chances Of Needing Long-Term Care As They Age

The Associated Press/Washington Post: Poll Finds People In Denial About The Need For Long-Term Care As They Get Older
We’re in denial: Americans underestimate their chances of needing long-term care as they get older — and are taking few steps to get ready. A new poll examined how people 40 and over are preparing for this difficult and often pricey reality of aging, and found two-thirds say they've done little to no planning (4/24).

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