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

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NOLO, Feb 28, 2014 - Business & Economics - 480 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. This easy?to?understand guide shows you which benefits you're entitled to and how to claim them as easily as possible.

 Completely updated for 2014 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

 This edition updates benefit numbers for Social Security, Medicare, and SSI and covers federal health care reform changes that will take effect in 2014.

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i bought this book for info about medicareetc.i havent really used it yet but glancing through iti think it will fill my needs. Read full review

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About the author (2014)

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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