Should you switch Medicare plans?

September 2004
Consumer Reports;Sep2004, Vol. 69 Issue 9, p51
Examines whether or not U.S. citizens enrolled in traditional Medicare should stay in the program, or switch to the alternative, called "Medicare Advantage." Description of pros and cons of each system with consideration for cost, benefits, and risks; Tips on choosing a plan based on lifestyle factors such as the frequency of doctors visits and prescription drug use; Suggested Web site resources for information on Medicare plans.


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