Social Security, Medicare and Government Pensions

Social Security, Medicare and Government Pensions

Get the Most Out of Your Retirement and Medical Benefits

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Baker & Taylor
A concise guide to navigating the often complex Social Security and Medicare systems shows readers how to determine the amount of their benefits, time their retirement to get the best benefits, fill out and file all the required forms and more, in a revised edition that includes coverage of Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage, medigap, veterans' benefits and more. Original.

Ingram Publishing Services
This book helps baby boomers navigate the Medicare and Social Security systems, maximize benefits, and appeal denials of services and benefits. It also covers Social Security disability, veterans disability compensation, and federal retirement benefits as well as SSI, Medicaid, and veterans pension for low-income readers.
Your complete guide to Social Security retirement and medical benefits.

The rules for claiming Social Security benefits are changing. Find out if you can still choose between your own benefits and spousal benefits. Learn this and more with Social Security, Medicare & Government Pensions--completely updated for 2018.

  • Social Security benefits. Social Security benefits. Figure out how to get retirement, disability, dependents and survivors benefits, or Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Decide whether it’s best to claim benefits early, at full retirement age, or not until you turn 70—and how to time your claims so you and your spouse get the best benefits.

  • Medicare & Medicaid. Learn how to qualify for and enroll in both programs, including Medicare Part D drug coverage.

  • Medigap insurance & Medicare Advantage plans. Compare Medigap and Medicare Advantage plans, and choose what’s best for you.

  • Government pensions & veterans benefits. Discover when and how to claim the benefits you have earned.

    What’s New in 2018?
    • New Medicare cards coming to you in 2018
    • How unpaid student loan debt can reduce your benefits
    • New ABLE savings accounts for people with disabilities, and
    • New Medicare costs and Social Security amounts for 2018.
    Whether you’re looking for yourself or helping a parent, you’ll find valuable information here to help get the benefits you’ve earned.

  • Publisher: [Berkeley, Calif.] : Nolo 2018
    ISBN: 9781413324723
    Branch Call Number: 332 MAT 2018
    Characteristics: volume : illustrations, forms ; 28 cm


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