The lack of a cost-of-living increase for Social Security recipients in 2016 also means that the majority of Medicare beneficiaries will not have an increase in the Medicare Part B premiums this year.
Medicare proposes new rules to make doctors think harder about prescribing expensive drugs.
Medicare and other retirement topics are not very sexy, but don’t let presidential candidates ignore them.
Seniors are likely to make one or more moves in retirement, and the decisions about these moves can be fairly complex.
If you’re in Medicare’s doughnut hole, you may be feeling the pain personally, but all of us pay more.
When is it okay to call someone a senior citizen, or elderly? Are those terms offensive?
Switching in Medicare’s open enrollment can reduce premiums, but seniors tend to stay put.
Now that ‘death panels’ are dead, long live fair pay for physicians who help in end-of-life planning.
Social Security Disability, pensions and other retirement benefits also see changes in the deal.
The threat of identity theft increases during the Medicare open enrollment period, now through Dec. 7.