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The article "Now is the time for an annual Medicare check-up" from Goodcare.com provides a valuable reminder to take advantage of the upcoming open enrollment period for Medicare. The temptation with all insurance is to “set it and forget it”. With medical insurance, it is especially important to adjust your health insurance as your health evolves. The upcoming enrollment period which opens on October 15 is a great opportunity to review your coverage. Those of you who haven’t reached age 65 aren’t off the hook for this. Many of your employers also have open enrollment periods approaching before the end of the year so a review of your coverage is also a good idea. As always, please let us know how we can help.
The absence of significant inflation, driven by gas prices which are substantially lower than a year ago, means bad news in 2016 for those who receive Social Security benefits - there will be no cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA. In an unintended consequence, Medicare premiums could also rise for many.
It is estimated that by the year 2030, there will be 58.9 million people in the U.S. over the age of 65—and many of these individuals will still be drivers.
Almost everything we’re taught about money is: saving good, spending bad. But what if it's neither...