Updated Medicare Numbers and How it Affects Your Retirement

Sunwook Jin, CFP®, CRPC®, CMFC®, EA When we get repeat questions from different clients, we realize it is a hot topic for people. One topic that has been brought up a lot recently is Medicare.   Before we get into how it affects you, let's look at what has recently happened to Medicare premiums to understand … Continue reading Updated Medicare Numbers and How it Affects Your Retirement

How and When to Sign Up for Medicare

https://www.youtube.com/embed/aEugjcD5HTU Sunwook Jin, CFP®, CRPC®, CMFC®, EA Medicare can be a confusing topic as you approach your 65th birthday.  Be sure to know what to expect as you reach this milestsone. Medicare enrollment is automatic for some. According to http://www.medicare.gov, for those receiving Social Security benefits, the coverage starts on the first day of the … Continue reading How and When to Sign Up for Medicare

Making Medicare Part of Your Retirement Strategy

Sunwook Jin, CFP®, CRPC®, CMFC®, EA Medicare takes a little time to understand. As you approach age 65, familiarize yourself with its coverage options, costs, and limitations.  Certain features of Medicare can affect health care costs and coverage. Some retirees may do okay with original Medicare (Parts A and B), others might find it lacking … Continue reading Making Medicare Part of Your Retirement Strategy

Are you paying more for Medicare than your neighbor? You could be.

By Bill Gordon, AIF® As you near retirement age, there are many variables that you need to consider when calculating your expenses.  Will you still have a mortgage, will travel expenses go up, etc.  One of the biggest wildcards is Medicare and how the premiums will affect your wallet.  Medicare is a very specialized topic, … Continue reading Are you paying more for Medicare than your neighbor? You could be.