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Subject:  Re: Long Term Care Insurance Date:  4/8/2003  10:51 AM
Author:  jtmitch Number:  8404 of 19741

Is anyone familiar with/eligible for the Federal Long-Term Care Insurance Program?

http://www.opm.gov/insure/ltc/

I recently enrolled in the program, using the money I saved by refinancing my house to pay the premium. (I am considered part of the "Federal Family" because I am retired from the Navy.) I got 3 years coverage for me and 5 for my wife at $150/day, inflation adjusted. We eat the first 90 days of coverage. It was medically un