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Do you live in the Nicest Place in America?
Whether you have Medicare coverage or are interested in learning more about government health insurance for seniors, Reader's Digest reviews what you need to know to keep you, the patient, smart, healthy and secure.
Here’s Why You’re Probably Overpaying for Medicine
Does your prescription plan include an expensive “clawback”? Here's why that should worry you.
7 Signs Your Aging Loved Ones Need More Care ASAP—and What to Do About It
16 Money-Management Tips Every Retiree Needs to Memorize
Doctors Spill Their Secrets to Getting the Best Medical Treatment
A Lesson In Medicare for Caregivers
5+ Keys to Living Longer and Better
The Don’t-Do List: 4 Treatments and Tests to Reconsider
What doctors do is important. Equally important: what they don't do.
The Government Is Wasting Your Tax Dollars!
Almost a decade ago, the federal government dropped $100 million for an Earth-monitoring satellite that...
9 Fail-Proof Ways to Ensure Your Family’s Financial Well-Being
What to Do Today 1. Budget. The first step is to create a budget. Once you know what you're spendin...
Shopping for Long-Term Care
Medicare Advantage Plans: Are They for You?
5 Easy Medicare Enrollment Steps
1. Don’t wait! Open enrollment used to happen in November and December. But starting last year, th...
How to Checkup on Your Doctor
18 Big Ideas to Fix Health Care Now
Everyone agrees that we need cheaper, better, easier care for everyone. You know it. The guy head...
Rise Up Against Sitting Disease
22 easy ways to add healthy movement to your everyday routine.
Should you make a change or stay the course? As you prepare to review your Medicare coverage, it’s...
Mark Your Calendar: Medicare Key Dates
Medicare has established new schedules for making changes to your coverage. Here’s what you need to...
When Medicare Isn’t Enough
If you thought you were covered health insurance-wise once you hit 65, think again. An Original Medicare...
Whether you’re brand-new to Medicare or are a long-time beneficiary, the inner workings of this sprawling,...
Medicare Enrollment Made Easy
Starting October 15, here’s what you should do to get your perfect coverage.
Medicare Deadlines: The Price of Waiting
6 Great Reasons to Give Your Medicare Plan a Check-Up
Even if you don’t expect to change your insurance coverage, reviewing your current coverage now is...
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20 Health Care Terms You Need to Know
You're lost in a world of acronyms and insurance-speak unless you master some of the common lingo. Here...
All About Your Medicare Card
Medicare Alphabet Soup: A Glossary
Don’t get lost in the jargon of Medicare. Here’s your cheat sheet.
Get the Most Out of Your Medicare Plan
In the past, just one in 16 people took advantage of the health checks free to people enrolled in Medicare...