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Medicare: How and when to apply

Turn 65 just like 10,000 baby boomers — people born between 1946 and 1964 — do every day and sign up for Medicare, the health insurance program for people 65 and older or those who have received Social Security disability benefits for two or more years. Sounds easy, but many people are unclear whether and […]

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Medicaid: don’t be penny-wise, pound-foolish

By Linda T. Cammuso We all love to save money, but when it comes to applying for Medicaid benefits in a nursing home, the wise approach is to use an attorney to help you through the process. Applying for Medicaid is extremely complex — a fact that may not be obvious from a cursory glance […]

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