Investing in Peace of Mind: Long-Term Care Insurance

Ed’s Edge – Season 5, Episode 40

In this episode, Ed and James are joined by insurance expert, Bruce Hersh, the President of Smart Money Financial with over 40 years of experience in the insurance industry. Ed, James, and Bruce discuss the importance of a Long-Term Care policy and how it can de-rail your financial future if not planned for.

Bruce provides guidance on what Long Term Care insurance is, who can benefit from it, and when to start looking for a policy. You will come away with a well-rounded understanding of long-term care insurance and actionable insights on making informed decisions that align with your financial plan.

With Special Guest:
Bruce Hersh
President of Smart Money Financial Inc.

Meet Bruce »

Ed’s Food for Thought


An affogato is an Italian espresso-based dessert and includes ice cream and espresso. Here’s a simple affogato recipe and tips for how to make one!

Prep: 5 mins | Cook: 5 mins

Affogato Recipe »


  • 2 shots freshly brewed espresso or coffee
  • 2 scoops vanilla ice cream
  • 1 shot liqueur (optional)


  • Step 1: Brew espresso in a moka pot or espresso machine.
  • Step 2: Add one scoop of ice cream to each serving cup.
  • Step 3: Slowly pour espresso down side of cup until cup is full.
  • Step 4: Serve with small biscotti or cookie and enjoy!