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Insurers Offering Alternatives to Long-Term Care Insurance

Some insurance companies are introducing expanded life insurance policies that allow members to draw down funds if they become terminally or chronically ill. Such policies generally are less expensive -- but also less generous -- than traditional long-term care insurance plans.

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