How to meet the costs of long-term care

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Get on your bike and start planning your care – or be left at the mercy of a cash-strapped state

Thinking about how you’re going to pay for care in your old age may not be a pleasant task, but planning early is essential, says Marina Gerner.

The British population is getting steadily older. Nearly one in four people in the UK will be aged over 65 by 2040, up from around 18% [...]