2017 Readers’ Picks

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It’s hard to believe that 2017 is coming to an end! This year we introduced our Planning and Advice section. Throughout the year, we’ve shared articles about your Medicare options, retirement ideas that help you set goals and protect your future, ways to strengthen the outlook for your business, tips on how life insurance works, ways to tackle your finances, tips for living a better, healthier lifestyle, and helpful travel tips.

Here’s a look back on some of your favorite 2017 posts!

  1. Breaking Down the Different Medicare Parts – With all its different parts, Medicare can seem overwhelming. Use this helpful breakdown to make sense of it all.
  2. How Does Short Term Disability Work? – A disability insurance policy could lessen your financial burdens and increase your peace of mind if you are unable to work for a limited period of time. Learn how it all works.
  3. Understanding Your Medicare Costs – Out-of-pocket Medicare costs can come as a surprise for some. Use this guide to help you understand what your Medicare costs may look like.
  4. Guide to Getting Life Insurance at Each Stage of Life – Life insurance should be a part of your financial plan. But, depending on your stage in life, the type and amount will vary. Learn what you need.
  5. What Medicare Covers: A Caregiver’s Guide – If you care for an aging loved one that has Medicare, you need this guide to understand the coverage and options.

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