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mmonk Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-09-09 03:28 PM
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1. I would have to see before making a determination.
I will say I cannot hang on until 65 with the annual increases at this point in the cost of my private insurance.
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  -Medicare Buy-in a great Idea -- But for whom??? TheCoxwain  Dec-09-09 03:26 PM   #0 
  - I would have to see before making a determination.  mmonk   Dec-09-09 03:28 PM   #1 
  - If you otherwise pay for your own insurance Medicare is a bargain  stray cat   Dec-09-09 03:29 PM   #2 
  - There a was call in to the Brian Lehrer show where a 65 yr old woman said that her premium under  TheCoxwain   Dec-09-09 03:32 PM   #4 
     - I would like to know what that was.  mmonk   Dec-09-09 04:18 PM   #15 
  - If they don't already have a doctor  grilled onions   Dec-09-09 03:32 PM   #3 
  - It's a bargain. Only twice as much as my current premiums.  timeforpeace   Dec-09-09 03:33 PM   #5 
  - my point exactly .. I bet the premiums would be higher that what a typical 55 year old would get  TheCoxwain   Dec-09-09 03:35 PM   #6 
  - Might check that  Old Codger   Dec-09-09 04:01 PM   #13 
  - How old are you?  mmonk   Dec-09-09 04:19 PM   #16 
  - Wrong.  lapfog_1   Dec-09-09 03:38 PM   #7 
  - It will still be a bad deal for you as opposed to joining a non profit plan that covers everyone  TheCoxwain   Dec-09-09 03:42 PM   #10 
     - Yes, tell me where the non-profit plan IS right now that I can join  lapfog_1   Dec-09-09 04:14 PM   #14 
  - Either way the fuck the youth idea  AllentownJake   Dec-09-09 03:42 PM   #8 
  - Exactly.  Odin2005   Dec-09-09 03:56 PM   #11 
  - While I agree you shouldn't be screwed over, the reality is  mmonk   Dec-09-09 04:24 PM   #17 
     - I agree you are getting fucked  AllentownJake   Dec-09-09 05:24 PM   #19 
        - Continuing to roast in the present barbecue isn't either.  mmonk   Dec-10-09 05:56 AM   #20 
  - So, you know all of the details of the plan.  elocs   Dec-09-09 03:42 PM   #9 
  - It is a sham  Old Codger   Dec-09-09 03:57 PM   #12 
  - MEDICARE FOR ALL NOW!  PHIMG   Dec-09-09 04:42 PM   #18 
  - A gift to insurance, yes. And too comfortable for other monopolies  WeCanWorkItOut   Dec-10-09 08:58 AM   #21 

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