Make Sure You Can Afford Medicare

The government program is likely to be your only option when you reach 65. Figure out your future costs and start saving now

With health-care costs skyrocketing and retiree health insurance disappearing, the best coverage that most aging retirees can hope for, once they turn 65, is Medicare. If you haven't focused on this issue lately, it's time to make sure that the still-rising costs are included in your financial plan for retirement.

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