A great tutorial on Medicare

Kiplinger’s just published an excellent article “FAQs about Medicare” by Kimberly Langford. It is mandatory reading for persons approaching age 65 as well as a great refresher for those already on Medicare. Check out: http://www.kiplinger.com/article/insurance/T027-C000-S002-faqs-about-medicare.htmlFor a much more detailed explanation of the complexities of Medicare I highly recommend the book  Medicare Demystified: A physician helps…

Medicare Part D

“Delaying enrollment in Medicare Part D can be costly, even for people with negligible drug costs and incomes high enough to trigger a surcharge, writes Philip Moeller in this Medicare and Social Security advice column.”  Read: My meds are cheap. Do I really need a Medicare Part D drug plan? http://www.pbs.org/newshour/making-sense/meds-cheap-really-need-medicare-part-d-drug-plan/ Source: Financial Planning for…