The author of the bestselling book "The Plantagenets" picks up the story of the English crown where his last book left off. It describes how the longest-reigning British royal family tore itself apart and was replaced by the Tudors.
Guest Host: Liane Hansen
Many Americans are busy socking away savings for retirement, but even the most careful planner can fall short when faced with the rising costs of long-term care late in life. A panel talks about the rising costs of health care for older people, and how to get the information you need.
- Ron Landsman attorney specializing in elder care issues
- Mary Beth Franklin Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine
- Tricia Smith AARP Federal Affairs
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