Tony Müdd: Is it now time for Long-Term Care insurance? Not a chance!

'It is not just about affordability.'

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Tony Müdd: Is it now time for Long-Term Care insurance? Not a chance!

The recently-announced health and social care levy has not provided enough clarity for insurance providers and won't usher in Long-Term Care insurance, writes SJP's protection expert, Tony Müdd.

As an avid reader of Cover magazine, no really, and as someone having just turned 60 with a potentially vested interest in the issue of social care I was keen to read the article Cost of health and social care reform will be a "bitter pill to swallow". I was struck not necessarily by the article itself, which was a good initial observation of the Health & Social Care paper, but by the diversity of views on the implications of the Government proposals. On the one hand, you had Robert Colville,...

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