Your Financial Future:
These sites are listed to show the range of information available regarding healthcare. WISER does not endorse any of these sites, and recommends that you investigate the sources before obtaining any services.
"The High Cost of Living Longer: Women and Retirement Health Care"
Source: Healthview Services
"The Effects of Rising Health Care Costs on Middle-Class Economic Security," look at how the growth in health care spending is crowding out other important priorities such as saving for retirement and for children’s education..
"Market Survey of Long-Term Care Costs: The 2012 MetLife Market Survey of Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Adult Day Services, and Home Care Costs looks at the costs of aging in the U.S.
"Older Americans 2012: Key Indicators of Well-Being; Federal Interagency Forum on Aging-Related Statistics," an accessible, easy-to-understand portrait of how older Americans are faring.
Source: Federal Interagency Forum on Aging-Related Staistics
"A Profile on Older Americans: Administration on Aging," provides a snapshot of the older American population in the U.S.
Source: Administration on Aging