One million forced to sell their home to pay for care

iStock_000001293543_ExtraSmallNew research has shown the single biggest fear for many elderly people, having to sell their home to pay for the cost of care, has become an unpalatable reality for over one million families in the UK. The figures, from NFU Mutual, show 1.1 million families have been forced to sell their home to help meet the costs of long term care over the past five years; far higher than Government estimates of 40,000 per year....