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Managing a disability or chronic illness

Illness or disability can come without warning. These resources can help you plan for your current situation and the future.
Keep in mind:
  • Assess how you're managing your current situation, like finances and self-care
  • Evaluate your prognosis
  • Consider your future circumstances
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Consider long-term care insurance if you have assets to protect or want to avoid becoming a financial burden on your family.
An advance directive names someone to act on your behalf or outlines how you want medical decisions to be made if you're unable to do so.
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Transfer new assets, such as an IRA from an outside institution, and you may qualify for real benefits and rewards on your Merrill investment and Bank of America banking account.
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Merrill, its affiliates, and financial advisors do not provide legal, tax, or accounting advice. You should consult your legal and/or tax advisors before making any financial decisions.