Jan 12- Florida's insurance commissioner is allowing MetLife Inc and Unum Group to boost long-term care premiums, alleviating some financial stress the insurers have been facing from rising medical costs and policyholders living longer. MetLife's Florida subdivisions can increase average monthly premiums by $4 to $44 over the next three years, while two...
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It's important to research how to pay for potentially high long-term care costs to avoid depleting your retirement funds.
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