Anyone who is approaching age 65 or already has Medicare knows it is a challenge to sort out the various options and then decide on which Medicare plan to select. That chore just got easier - there’s a new online tool to help you to make informed decisions about which plan will serve your needs best and be the most cost effective for you. The National Council on Aging has … [Read more...] about New Medicare Tool
Deciding which nursing home is appropriate for yourself or a loved one can be very challenging. Where does the search even begin? Remember too that nursing homes aren’t just long term care residences, they also provide short-term skilled nursing care such as after a hospitalization. Every day about 1.3 million people are cared for by the more than 15,500 nursing homes … [Read more...] about Selecting a Nursing Home: What to Consider and What are the Ratings
If your future includes retiring from work, you will want to take a look at a new Retirement Toolkit. Planning for your retirement means getting educated now on the many issues you’ll need to consider. This interactive resource will help guide you through the maze of decisions that lie ahead. This toolkit includes links to publications, web sites, financial calculators, a … [Read more...] about Planning to retire one day?