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Getting the Most Out of Medicare



Retirees’ most commonly identified retirement threat is reduced Medicare benefits. That’s ahead of reductions in Social Security, market volatility, and insufficient retirement savings. Medicare pays for a big share of retirees’ health care expenses — nearly half, in fact. However, it…

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2014 Social Security Cost-of-Living Adjustment



Each year the Social Security Administration looks over reams of data and announces whether a benefit increase will be applied, and if so, how much, to keep recipients up with inflation — although how well that happens is up for debate.

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