Medicare open enrollment ends Dec. 7. Reasons to review your coverage

Vinart Studio | E + | Getty Images You have about a week to make sure that Medicare coverage for 2022 works for you. The program’s open enrollment period, which opened on October 15, ends on December 7. While you are not required to take action—your 2021 plan will generally be renewed for the next … Read more

1 in 4 older Americans have little saved to cover medical expenses

Andresser | E + | Getty Images For retirees, unplanned medical expenses can tip their budget. In fact, while about 33% of Americans age 65 or older have at least $6,000 set aside for medical bills, 27% have less than $500 in savings for this purpose, according to a survey from MedicareGuide.com. Nearly half (46%) … Read more