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17 Apr 13 07:31

From April 2016 Government will introduce a £72k cap to social care costs in England. This should open up opportunities for financial services companies. Listen to our podcasts and join in the debate. http://www.swissre.com/clients/newsletters/uklh/listen_to_our_podcast.html. How can we help more people with care costs in later life?


Category: Funding longer lives: Long-term care

Location: England, United Kingdom


2 Comments

Russell_Higg - 18 Apr 2013, 9:04 a.m.

This was a really good event - and just a starting point. It seems to me that it is a very complex and interlinked area, with no "silver bullet" solution. Creating new products simply will not solve the issue. A major awareness campaign is required and ultimately people need to change their behavior and view on lifetime social and financial planning.

Sally-Anne Etienne - 18 Apr 2013, 2:08 p.m.

Agree and we are right at the centre of the debate. We are also keen to hear peoples ideas on how to engage and help accelerate this behavioural change


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