The American Institute of CPAs, through its Personal Financial Planning Division and 360 Degrees of Financial Literacy program, will host a free consumer webinar on Tuesday, Aug. 7, looking at long-term care options and the impact of experiencing a long-term care event, like a medical condition, without having a plan in place.

“Long-Term Care for Consumers: Planning for Your Future Health Care in Plain English” will take place from 1 to 2 p.m. EDT with speakers Ted Sarenski and Leonard Wright, both CPAs and members of the National CPA Financial Literacy Commission.

The webinar is free and open to the public. Follow this link to register.

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) is the world’s largest association representing the accounting profession, with nearly 377,000 members in 128 countries and a 125 year heritage of serving the public interest. AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting.

The AICPA sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for audits of private companies, non-profit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination and offers specialty credentials for CPAs who concentrate on personal financial planning; fraud and forensics; business valuation; and information technology. Through a joint venture with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), it has established the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation to elevate management accounting globally.