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Possible Benefits of “Bundled” Health Care Payments

Americans buy and sell most goods and services with the bundled approach. Companies package things like phone, internet and cable together for one, simplified monthly payment. When you sell a house, you pay a lump sum commission to the representing agents, not a fee for each service they provide. However, the United States currently uses […]

A Guide to Enrolling in Medicare When You Become Eligible

You know you’ll be eligible for Medicare when you turn 65, but what does that mean? More than 10,000 people age into Medicare eligibility every day, but many have questions about how to enroll and which plan will best meet their health and budget needs. Medicare provides important benefits for people who qualify, including preventive […]

Resources to Help Family Caregivers

Every day, many Americans find themselves in an unexpected new role. They become a family caregiver for a loved one suffering from chronic pain. Experts estimate that chronic pain affects millions of Americans. Pain can interfere with daily activities, causing patients to lean heavily on family and friends. Providing care for a loved one experiencing […]

A Social Security and Medicare Checklist for Near-Retirees

What you don’t know about Social Security and Medicare can hurt you. Both of these critical retirement programs have complex rules governing when you file for benefits, interaction with employment, and spousal and survivor benefits. Any one of these factors can make a difference of thousands of dollars in lifetime benefits or costs. Here’s a […]