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Insurance Question from Fox Valley, IL

Asked on 08/14/2010

Can I buy long term care insurance while collecting Social Security Disability payments? NULL

Answer given on August 20, 2010

If you are already legally disabled, you probably aren’t eligible to purchase a long term care policy. Even if you are eligible through some carrier that would allow it, the premiums will most likely be VERY expensive.  Try buying liability insurance for your car when your accident prone on a daily basis; same situation. 

 

Good luck!


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