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Medical Expenses and Retirement Planning: Ensuring Financial Security

In the intricate landscape of retirement planning, one factor often looms large and unexpectedly: medical expenses. Our healthcare needs inevitably increase as we age, often leading to unexpected costs that can significantly affect our financial stability. Yet, how often do we incorporate medical expenses and retirement planning into the same

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Your Medicare Choice Matters In 2023

Are you living on a retirement income? You’ve noticed the volatility of the market and the higher costs of consumer goods. In this economy, your Medicare choices are even more critical, and the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) is right around the corner, from October 15 through December 7. The good

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How Seniors Can Benefit from Aging in Community

At some point, most seniors face the tough decision of whether or not to leave the family home and move into a care facility. Although assisted living communities provide valuable services to seniors who need a little extra help in their daily lives, they can be expensive. The majority of

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Tips to Make Financial Planning Easier for Veterans

Planning for one’s financial future is one of the most important steps veterans can take to succeed. Thriving in civilian life isn’t always easy, but knowing how to use – and save – your money can make a big difference. Economic stability can make you substantially less vulnerable to some

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Do you qualify for Medicare Extra Help?

The Medicare Extra Help program for Part D is designed to help with the costs of prescription drug coverage. Medicare Extra Help was created to assist with premiums, co-pays, and deductibles. The following is a guide to help you determine if you are eligible for the Extra Help program. Automatic

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What is an annuity and how does it work?

Annuities are not something new. The Roman Empire used annuities as a way to provide retirement income to the families of soldiers and their families. Some would argue the concept started as far back as 1700 BC in Egypt. An annuity is a way to save for retirement and supplement

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