Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, January 16, 2015 3:35 pm
By Jean Chatzky ·

Medicare open enrollment is over, but that doesn’t mean your job is done. Here are five things to do after selecting your coverage.

Thursday, October 30, 2014 3:40 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Here are some details worth knowing as you reconsider your Medicare coverage during open enrollment.

Thursday, September 18, 2014 2:05 pm
By Jay MacDonald ·

Submit Obamacare proof of income documents by Sept. 30, but beware of fall maintenance.

Tuesday, April 01, 2014 6:15 pm
By Crissinda Ponder ·

The administration announced that 7.1 million Americans signed up for health insurance.

Thursday, December 05, 2013 3:04 pm
By Kemberley Washington ·

Here are two great employee benefits that can stretch your health care dollar.

Friday, November 16, 2012 3:41 pm
By Kemberley Washington ·

Take the opportunity to review your company’s benefits during open enrollment.

Sunday, October 14, 2012 6:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Here are three good reasons to analyze your Medicare plan and possibly switching.

Thursday, October 13, 2011 3:15 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

If you are considering enrolling in a Medicare Advantage plan during this year’s open enrollment, which starts Saturday, Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7 — earlier than it has in previous years — be prepared to do some research. This is not a retirement planning decision to be made lightly. Here’s some advice, some of

Wednesday, October 12, 2011 9:30 am
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Here’s more about Medicare Open Enrollment, which starts Saturday, Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7 — earlier than it has in previous years. Figuring out how to manage health care costs is a key part of retirement planning. Here are some of the things the Medicare Rights Center advises that you do: Read your Annual

Tuesday, October 11, 2011 3:16 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Picking the right Medicare plan is retirement planning 101. Choosing wisely can save you a bundle. Medicare open enrollment starts Saturday, Oct. 15, and runs through Dec. 7. Compared to previous years, open enrollment both starts and ends early. I don’t know about you, but our mailbox has been filled daily for the last couple