Category Archives: Financial

Why Americans Are Embracing Communal Living

Are you intrigued by the concept of co-housing?  Some of use tried communal living back in the day, but don’t let old tapes stop you from considering a different way to live now.  Here’s a good overview and some suggestions to consider: Source: Why Americans of All Ages Are Embracing Communal Living

New Shingles Vaccine FAQ|

Have you heard about the new shingles vaccine?  None of us want to get this painful illness,  and there are now two preventatives available.  Do you need both the old and the new vaccine? Will your insurance pay? How about Medicare? Take a look: Source: New Shingles Vaccine FAQ | Shingrix – Consumer Reports

Suze Orman Says This Is the Age You Should Retire

When to retire,  when to take Social Security?  Few decisions are as important as we age, and there are all sorts of opinions and advice colums out there.   We like Suze Orman a lot, and her take on things might help you plan ahead.  Take a look!   Source: Suze Orman Says This Is the Age You Should Retire

Increase Your Retirement Savings With HSAs

Are you interested in saving more for retirement?  A health savings account can help with both that and health care costs.   Read more about it :Source: Increase Your Retirement Savings With HSAs

Medicare? Make Sure Your Medical Treatment Is Covered

Is your doctor recommending an expensive test or procedure?  He may assume your Medicare plan will cover it, but you shouldn’t.  Changes to Medicare mean that you may need prior authorization or be subject to a heft copay.  Consumer Reports tells us what to look for:   Source: Make Sure Your Medical Treatment Is Covered – Consumer Reports