For the tenth consecutive year, Genworth has surveyed the cost of long term care across the U.S. helping families evaluate options to address the increasing cost of long term care. The survey was conducted by CareScout®, a Genworth company that helps families with their long term care needs and provides eldercare guidance. The most comprehensive study of its kind, Genworth’s 2013 Cost of Care Survey covers nearly 15,300 long term care providers in 437 regions nationwide.
Navigating Volatility by Combining Diverse Investment Approaches
Starting from the premise that emotionally-driven investing is not an effective way to navigate volatile markets, in this paper we investigate some sources of volatility and its impact on portfolio results. Armed with this information, we then propose a strategy for potentially improving the investor experience across bull and bear markets.
Diversifying Portfolios for Early 21st Century Markets
In this brief paper we discuss the rise in correlations between equity markets and many other asset classes globally, the challenges that this development has presented for asset allocation, and suggested methods to help protect investment portfolios going forward.
Let’s Talk is a set of useful tools and conversations that can make a difference for individuals planning for long term care. The report addresses having these difficult conversations with loved ones and how to plan accordingly.
Genworth, in collaboration with Age Wave, the nation’s preeminent authority on retirement and the aging of America, launched a study called “Our Family, Our Future: The Heart of Long Term Care Planning.” This study is a comprehensive exploration of the hopes, worries, and needs of families regarding their lifetime health and financial independence and identifies steps to achieve a financial sense of security.
Let's Talk is a set of useful tools and conversations that can make a difference for individuals planning for retirement. The report addresses dealing with life's big decisions and tips and insights for handling those situations.