According to a recent blog post by Krause Financial Services, the results of the Genworth 2017 Cost of Care Survey show that the costs of long-term care continue to rise at alarming rates throughout the country, and especially in Louisville, KY. As Krause reports, “the average cost of a private nursing home room in the United States has increased from $92,376 to $97,455 a year, a 5.5% increase from 2016. This comes to $267 per day, or $8,121 per month.”  Likewise, “the average cost of a semi-private room in a nursing home rose 4.44% from 2016, increasing from $82,128 to $85,775.  Read More →