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3 costly mistakes boomers make with Medicare

Each day, thousands of people in the U.S. turn 65, and they’re faced with making choices about the Medicare program. Many people’s missteps mean they end up paying too much.

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What is the right path to successful aging?

“We have to give Mom credit, she really aged successfully.” I wonder if that is what my kids will say when I am gone.

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Not making enough money? Check your attitude

Holding cynical beliefs about others may have a negative effect on your income. Employees who believe others to be exploitative and dishonest are likely forgo the related opportunities.

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Tips for choosing a doctor

Referrals from another doctor or family and friends are a first step in choosing a doctor, but specialists advise doing some research to finalize your choice: √ The insured typically look in-network. Some insurers are starting to score their providers on certain quality and cost measures. Ask what your plan’s listing means. √ Check if the doctor […]

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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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Not too early to start preparing home for winter

Many must-do projects, such as caulking, cleaning gutters, adding insulation or preparing emergency kits, will make your home more energy-efficient, help prevent weather damage and make things easier should the power go out.

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