Confused About Medicare Coverage? You’re Not Alone

Medicare is the country’s largest health insurance program. And it’s only going to grow more important in the coming years, as millions of older adults become eligible for it over time. As a matter of fact, every single day, 10,000 Boomers turn 65, making them eligible to become Medicare beneficiaries. So Medicare is a huge part of millions of people’s lives . . . But…

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Breathe In, Breathe Out: 7 Reasons Older Adults Should Try Meditation

“Twenty-five years ago, if you talked about mindfulness, people looked at you like you were crazy. Now it’s more accepted. This interest in meditation and purpose seems to be a wave driven by the Baby Boomers, who have this desire to control their own lives and embrace aspects of health and wellness and longevity, and wanting to avoid as much as possible the mental and…

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Boomers Are Booming! Here’s How to Get Insurance to Match

Ken Dychtwald is the head of the research firm Age Wave, which analyzes trends among the massive market of Baby Boomers in the United States. So, when he speaks about what older Americans want and need, it’s worth taking notice. With that in mind, here’s something Mr. Dychtwald recently told the AARP, for an article revealing how Boomers are “redefining retirement:” “Boomers want to be…

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What Is the Medicare Donut Hole?

Who doesn’t love a good donut? Sugary, sweet, and perfectly fluffy, donuts are a rich indulgence, whether you’re eyeing one for breakfast or dessert. All right, so by now you’re probably picturing a classic donut, right? Maybe one covered in pink icing, with a beautiful scatter of sprinkles on top? Can you see it in your mind’s eye? Great! Now, concentrate your attention on the…

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14 Bucket List Destinations to Help You Make the Most of Your Retirement

Want to get away? If you’re settling into retirement, there’s no time like the present to take your dream vacation! If going on a whirlwind adventure or kicking back with a relaxing cocktail on the beach is on your mind now that you’re retired, you’re definitely not alone. According to U.S. News & World Report, 38 percent of Baby Boomers have a “travel bucket list”…

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