Social Security, Medicare & Government Pensions: Get the Most Out of Your Retirement & Medical Benefits

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Nolo, 2011 - Business & Economics - 482 pages
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Get the most out of your retirement benefits, and navigate the Social Security and Medicare systems with confidence! Everyone wants to get the highest possible retirement and pension income - not to mention the best medical coverage. Turn to the completely updated 14th edition of Social Security, Medicare & Government Pensions to discover the benefits you're entitled to and how to claim them as easily as possible.Social Security benefits Find all the latest information and instructions you need to get your retirement and disability benefits, dependents and survivors benefits, and Supplemental Security Income (SSI).Medicare & Medicaid Learn the nuts and bolts of both programs, plus how to qualify and apply for them. Understand Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage - what it covers, how to apply for it and how to use it with your medigap policy, managed care plan or Medicaid.Medical coverage options Get the latest information on Medicare and Medicaid HMOs and other managed care plans, and learn about the different types of medigap health plans. Government pensions & veterans benefits Discover when and how to claim the benefits you have earned.

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i bought this book for info about medicare,etc.i haven't really used it yet but glancing through it,i think it will fill my needs. ... Read full review

About the author (2011)

Matthews has been an attorney since 1971. He has for many years been involved in matters relating to seniors.

Dorothy Matthews Berman assisted her son Joseph Matthews in the writing of Social Security, Medicare & Government Pensions. She began working with seniors in various capacities in 1973 and served as Program Director at a senior citizen center in the Los Angeles area for many years.

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