Open Season: Medicare Open Enrollment Now Available
October 23, 2019
Late October is not only the time for prime-leaf watching, or family negotiations about who will host Thanksgiving, but it’s also Open Enrollment time for those on Medicare. The Medicare, Medigap and Medicare Advantage plans for…
Medicare Mess Up: Thousands Of Recipients Have Unpaid Premiums Due To A “Processing” Error
June 12, 2019
For some of us, it’s our worst nightmare; somehow forgetting to pay an important bill and then suffering the consequences as a result. For over 200,000 Medicare recipients, their premium bills went unpaid for several months…
Chew On This: Are You Taking Good Care Of Your Teeth As You Age?
April 24, 2019
Whether it’s fear of pain or bankruptcy, many of us avoid going to the dentist as long as possible. While the discomfort of dental procedures is no laughing matter, and there may even be procedures you…
Cast Your Vote: Issues Of Concern To Older Voters
October 31, 2018
Unless you’re living under a rock you know that next Tuesday will be one of the most contentious mid-term elections in recent history. And while you may be getting confused about what issues are of most…
An Open Question: Should You Make Changes During Medicare Open Enrollment?
October 17, 2018
Chances are if you currently receive Medicare or are close to starting it, you know that “open enrollment” began a few days ago, and that it’s time to think about whether you’re happy with your current…
Older Workers And Medicare: When Should You Sign Up?
September 13, 2018
It’s no big secret that many of us are ignoring the traditional retirement age of 65. Some of us are continuing on in long-established careers while others are embarking on an “encore” or even third career….