Category Archives: Financial Services

Consolidated Planning, Inc. Celebrates Grand Opening in Summerville

SUMMERVILLE, SC, October 6, 2017 – The Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon cutting to celebrate the grand opening of Consolidated Planning, Inc. in Summerville.  They help their clients pursue their financial objectives by educating them and taking the mystery out of investing, insurance, estate conservation, and preserving wealth.  Visit their office…
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Survey: Adults Worry About Long-Term Care, Yet Few Have Planned Ahead

A new consumer survey reveals adults fear not having enough money to pay for their long-term care, yet only one in five have taken any steps to finance their long-term care expenses. The survey by Genworth Financial Inc., which provides long-term care insurance, reported half of the respondents shrugging off any responsibility for their own…
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5 Ways to Handle a Long-Term Care Insurance Premium Increase

Drastic increases in long-term care insurance premiums have many policyholders wondering if they should simply forego their insurance altogether. Policyholders have faced premium hikes from nearly every insurance carrier averaging 50 to 60 percent over the past decade. “I talk to clients about premium increases every single day,” said Barbara Franklin, a long-term care specialist.…
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