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Great Part-Time Jobs for Retired Seniors

Friday, March 16, 2018

Some retirees need a little extra income to help them afford basic items like health care, travel, and social activities that keep them active and involved in the community – but where can seniors fi ... READ MORE

What Is the Medicare Donut Hole?

Friday, March 16, 2018

Did you know some Medicare prescription drug plans (PDPs) or Medicare Advantage plans with prescription drug coverage (MA-PDs) have annual coverage limits? If you reach the annual coverage limit, you ... READ MORE

Medicare Supplement Plan F vs. High-Deductible Plan F

Friday, March 16, 2018

After enrolling in Original Medicare Part A and Part B, you may decide to purchase a private supplemental insurance plan to help pay the costs that Original Medicare doesn’t cover. During your six-mo ... READ MORE

Medicare & Cataract Surgery Coverage

Friday, March 16, 2018

Cataracts, a clouding of the eye's natural lens, is a condition of aging so common that half of all Americans are affected by age 80. Fortunately, Medicare helps pay for certain medically necessary e ... READ MORE

Does Medicare Cover Assisted Living for Dementia?

Friday, March 16, 2018

When dementia interferes with the daily life of a loved one, many families and caregivers consider an assisted living facility. Assisted living is a type of long-term care (also called custodial care ... READ MORE

When to Enroll & Change Medicare Supplement Plans

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

  Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap or MedSup), sold by private companies, helps pay some health care costs that Original Medicare (Part A and Part B) doesn't cover. Policies can include coverage ... READ MORE

5 Health Benefits of Tai Chi for Seniors

Monday, March 5, 2018

  Tai chi is an ancient Chinese martial art that incorporates a series of weight shifting, body rotations, and semi-squat exercises with deep breathing techniques. Learn how its gentle movements are a ... READ MORE

Medicare for Snowbirds Living in Two States & Dual Residency

Friday, March 2, 2018

  The term “snowbird” often refers to retirees who temporarily migrate from the cold winter months of their long-time home to a second residence in the warmer, southern region of the United States. If ... READ MORE

Medicare Coverage of End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)

Monday, February 26, 2018

  Americans of all ages, even those under the age of 65, with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) may be eligible to receive Medicare benefits through the Medicare End-Stage Renal Disease Program. Learn mo ... READ MORE

Will Medicare Pay for a Lift Chair?

Thursday, February 22, 2018

  People who need help getting in and out of their chair daily due to life changes such as aging, arthritis, or a recent mobility-limiting surgery, often consider buying a lift chair. However, lift ch ... READ MORE

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