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

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Nolo, Feb 28, 2013 - Business & Economics - 456 pages
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Maximize your Social Security, SSI, and Medicare benefits and navigate the complex system with confidence.
Everyone wants to get the highest possible retirement and pension income - not to mention the best medical coverage. Turn to the#1 guide to Social Security retirement and medical benefits to discover the benefits you're entitled to and how to claim them as easily as possible.
Completely updated for 2013, the book covers how to:
. determine the amount of Social Security and other benefits you're entitled to
. qualify and apply for Medicare, including Part D prescription drug coverage
. understand medigap insurance and managed care and choose what's best for you
. claim earned government pensions and veterans' benefits
. time your retirement to get the best results
. help your senior parents file essential forms online

The latest edition includes 2013 benefit numbers for Social Security, Medicare, and SSI, and fully up-to-date resources, and the impact of recent court rulings on your benefits.

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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 (2013)

Joseph Matthews has been an attorney since 1971, and from 1975 to 1977 he taught at the law school of the University of California, Berkeley. He has for many years been involved in matters relating to seniors, and is the author of Social Security, Medicare & Government Pensions and Long Term Care: How to Plan & Play for It, as well as How to Win Your Personal Injury Claim.

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