NU Online News Service, Sept. 18, 10:14 a.m. – John Hancock, Boston, announced today that it has expanded distribution of its long-term care insurance product by making it available on Quotesmith.com’s LTCompare.

The LTCompare site, which provides a free Web-based price comparison and purchasing service, now offers information and rates for Hancock’s Advantage Gold long-term care insurance policy in 48 states plus the District of Columbia, with plans to expand to all 50 states, the company says.