Note from John Ham: I found this infographic to be helpful in clearly and quickly explaining the costs of long-term care in the U.S. I wanted to share it for our clients and prospective clients who are currently caring for an aging parent.

If it seems like it’s getting more expensive to get old in the United States, it’s because it’s true. It’s important to understand the costs that you and your family may face, so that you can plan accordingly.

Here’s a look at the rising cost of long-term care in the U.S.

For more information on caring for an aging parent, look for our comprehensive guide on the subject, coming out soon.