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Author: Joseph Matthews Copyright: 2018 Publisher: Nolo Edition: 23rd Item #: 9127

New edition now available!

Get the most out of your retirement and medical benefits. Navigate the complex and often daunting Social Security and Medicare systems using the resources and information in this guide. Learn how to:

  • Determine the amount of benefits you're entitled to
  • Qualify and apply for Medicare and Medicaid, including Part D prescription drug coverage
  • Understand Medigap and Medicare Advantage plans
  • Claim earned federal civil service pensions and veterans' benefits
  • Time your retirement to get the best results
  • Determine if you still qualify to "file and suspend" or choose between your own benefits and spousal benefits
  • This edition includes information on Medicare; updated benefit numbers for Social Security, Medicare, and SSI; and fully up-to-date resources and contact information.

    Click to see the Table of Contents.

    RELATED RESOURCE: Click to see the related e-learning course Understanding Social Security.

    Keywords: social security|retirement planning|retiree benefits|PPACA (Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010)|health and welfare|dental care|Pension and Retirement|United States


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    • Non-Member-US: US$31.50

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