Continuing care retirement communities have grown a lot more sophisticated in recent years. This isn’t your grandparents’ nursing home! In addition to providing a combination of independent living, assisted living and nursing care, CCRC’s also deliver an active multi-dimensional lifestyle for seniors — with some community amenities comparable to five star resorts.

Because the full range of care needs is addressed in one location, there are financial and health requirements to consider. In this episode of “Behind the Scenes with Kiplinger,” brought to you by Ally Bank, we’ll examine the convenience, levels of care and costs of CCRCs to help you decide if it’s the right move for you.