Insurance forces you to think about what could happen. Car, home and life insurance are well known protections for accidents and circumstances beyond your control. Long term care insurance protects the person from the high cost of care when age or chronic disease takes away your ability to care for yourself. You have a lot of choices in deciding about insurance and it is a good idea to talk to your family, physicians, friends, and very importantly get the advice of an insurance professional who can describe the options you have and the type of coverage you need.
Insurance is one important aspect of your approach to life. Controlling your future includes a realistic attitude toward your physical, emotional, intellectual and religious well-being. Taking all these aspects of your life in consideration and thinking about each issue in depth can produce the security you need to age with confidence.