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Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
Stop the Medicare "Advantage" Scam Before Medicare Is Dead 31 appalachiablue 19 hrs ago 4 hrs ago 41 1275
I'm nearing the magic age of 65..... please share your Medicare knowledge and experiences 38 groundloop May 2022 Jul 13 4 1753
Millions Risk Losing US Healthcare If Covid Emerg. Declaration Not Extended By July 15: Medicaid 1 appalachiablue May 26 Jun 23 3 741
Lindsey Graham Thinks Seniors May 'Have to' Take Less Money and pay more tax on SS benefits 42 Obvious85 Jun 18 Jun 18 49 3368
Will Privatization Force Traditional Medicare Out of Business? (SS/M) 3 appalachiablue Mar 2022 Mar 2022 5 912
Spousal benefits - SSA / Retirement 20 cilla4progress Jan 2022 Mar 2022 7 1935
'Band-Aid on a Tumor': Critics Blast Biden Rebrand of Trump's Medicare Privatization Scheme 8 douglas9 Feb 2022 Feb 2022 10 1836
MEDICAID: Why Millions Are At Risk of Losing Coverage in The Months Ahead 2 appalachiablue Feb 2022 Feb 2022 7 1017
Does "Medicare" cover shingles shots? 15 cilla4progress Jan 2022 Jan 2022 1 942
Medicare: Pressure Grows on Biden to Shut Down Trump-Era Privatization Scheme: The DCE Program 0 appalachiablue Dec 2021 Dec 2021 6 1053
Sudden change of plans unexpectedly need Part B, while still in the initial enrollment period 5 Ms. Toad Dec 2021 Dec 2021 8 1430
How do I talk to a human???? SS just sent me a letter - to my address to tell 21 Maraya1969 Oct 2021 Dec 2021 3 2576
Medicare supplement experts here? 15 Eliot Rosewater Oct 2021 Dec 2021 4 1483
Optum Rx Mail Order Pharmacy is terrible 15 Hokie Nov 2021 Dec 2021 0 1410
Does Medicare really call you to ask how you're feeling? 3 jpak Sep 2021 Nov 2021 0 1342
Does anyone know . . . 1 madamesilverspurs Nov 2021 Nov 2021 2 807
Why Aren't More People Comparison Shopping For Health Plans? 6 Tomconroy Oct 2021 Nov 2021 2 1330
Does Medicare really call you to feel like you're feeling? 5 jpak Sep 2021 Sep 2021 0 1097
just a rant 8 Marthe48 Aug 2021 Aug 2021 15 1584
free Medicare info/WA 1 cbabe Jul 2021 Jul 2021 0 2176
I have a question. 9 redstatebluegirl Mar 2021 Mar 2021 1 5466
This message was self-deleted by its author 11 LovingA2andMI Jan 2021 Jan 2021 4 6648
Medicare Advantage Premiums to Decrease in 2020 13 Sherman A1 Sep 2019 Dec 2020 2 4274
The dreaded 65 is fast approaching and I have 43 babylonsister Nov 2020 Nov 2020 3 7248
Update on my Medicare adventure...thanks for all who provided info on my prev. thread 7 NRaleighLiberal Oct 2020 Oct 2020 2 5295
Today's older workers may see the 1st cuts to Social Security benefits 2 appalachiablue Sep 2020 Sep 2020 3 3011
Trump's Plan To 'Terminate' Payroll Taxes Would 'Terminate' Social Security By 2023 3 appalachiablue Aug 2020 Aug 2020 5 3548
'Despite Walk Back, Believe & Defeat Trump's Threat To Destroy Social Security' (85th Anniv) 3 appalachiablue Aug 2020 Aug 2020 3 3366
Looking for advice - I am 64 years, 8 months - Medicare is coming at me fast! 36 NRaleighLiberal Aug 2020 Aug 2020 7 5497
Retirees To 'Fight Plan To Gut Social Security'; Trump Announces Exec. Order To Suspend Payroll Tax 11 appalachiablue Aug 2020 Aug 2020 5 3178
DT Eager To Defund Social Security, But Senate GOP Nixed Cut To Payroll Tax, SS's Main Fund Source 0 appalachiablue Aug 2020 Aug 2020 4 2794
'Pledge To Defeat Any Politician Using Covid To Attack Social Security' Operation Eternal Vengeance 3 appalachiablue Jul 2020 Jul 2020 17 993
GOP Covid Relief Pkg. To Incl. Romney Bill That Would Fast Track Social Security & Medicare Cuts 2 appalachiablue Jul 2020 Jul 2020 5 1371
MEDICARE Applications Raise Anxiety For Seniors In Pandemic; Delays, Penalties 8 appalachiablue Apr 2020 Apr 2020 3 2251
Social Security and Medicare Funds At Risk Even Before Coronavirus 4 appalachiablue Apr 2020 Apr 2020 0 1207
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 appalachiablue Feb 2020 Feb 2020 1 805
Just learned that I am booted off of Medicaid and have Medicare 18 backtoblue Aug 2018 Dec 2019 11 4839
I take pain medication now and then for extreme back pain. 15 redstatebluegirl Dec 2019 Dec 2019 5 3051
I just got an ABN from the blood test lab, and I am very confused. 24 Susan Calvin Nov 2019 Dec 2019 1 3868
My first week on Medicare. What's different? 9 stopbush Sep 2019 Sep 2019 12 2158
Shithead is gonna screw up our COLA isn't he??? 14 ThingsGottaChange Aug 2018 Sep 2019 5 4583
House Democrats Unveil Social Security Expansion Bill With Unprecedented Support 2 PoliticAverse Jan 2019 Jan 2019 5 2550
Medicare for dentists... 17 Maxheader Jan 2019 Jan 2019 3 3571
Medicare Adventure 7 JayhawkSD Aug 2018 Aug 2018 1 2769
Collecting Social Security and Medicare if you haven't paid taxes 15 Poiuyt Apr 2018 Jul 2018 1 4599
I just completed my "2018 Medicare Experience Survey" 4 rzemanfl Apr 2018 Apr 2018 7 2746
Primary/Secondary insurance snafu 6 Beartracks Jan 2018 Feb 2018 0 2751
Trump admin rolling back use of fines against nursing homes. 3 Cattledog Dec 2017 Dec 2017 2 2277
Petition Congress to keep Medicare, Medicaid, and SS. 3 BigmanPigman Dec 2017 Dec 2017 2 2099
Still don't know what my premium will be, with 20 days left in Open Enrollment in Medicare 9 progree Nov 2017 Nov 2017 3 3380
Any Advice For Picking A Medicare Supplement Plan?.... 39 global1 Aug 2013 Oct 2017 9 19978
COBRA & Medicare 12 catrose Sep 2017 Sep 2017 0 5627
It seems I am not eligible for Medicare? 12 BSdetect Jan 2017 Sep 2017 0 8622
I recently got custody of my 13 year old grandson 16 LSFL Jul 2017 Jul 2017 10 4965
Social Security Disability "Review" 8 Holly_Hobby Jun 2017 Jun 2017 0 5314
Went to a Medicare forum today 15 irisblue Nov 2016 Apr 2017 0 5059
Statement from Social Security Works on the GOP Death Panel Enactment Bill 1 ymetca Mar 2017 Mar 2017 6 2984
The GOP Plan To Destroy Medicare and Social Security 1 red dog 1 Dec 2016 Dec 2016 1 4257
Bernie Sanders on Trump, Social Security & Medicare 1 red dog 1 Dec 2016 Dec 2016 6 3541
Democrats Bust Trump For Rigging Cabinet With Social Security and Medicare Cutters 3 red dog 1 Dec 2016 Dec 2016 10 3571
So I need to get my Dad registered for Social Security and need help with this 13 LaydeeBug Nov 2013 Oct 2016 2 6026
Any ideas for living off a social security benefit of only $680 a month? 39 whathehell Sep 2014 Sep 2016 1 12848
Social Security Survivor Benefits 7 udbcrzy2 Jul 2015 Aug 2016 0 3448
Help with Medicare? 19 AirmensMom May 2016 Aug 2016 0 7200
The Donut Hole 10 PennyK May 2016 Aug 2016 3 4649
Stop CMS Medicare Part B Drug Payment Experiment 0 red dog 1 May 2016 May 2016 7 2442
Article discussing in detail proposed changes to the "voluntary suspension" part of Social Security 1 PoliticAverse Oct 2015 Oct 2015 4 2670
I'm not sure how to do a cross post, but please read... 2 malokvale77 Oct 2015 Oct 2015 1 2900
Rumors have it that the next SS COLA will be about 1.5% 8 FogerRox Oct 2013 Sep 2015 3 3552
Medicare's three-day inpatient hospital stay 6 left-of-center2012 Sep 2015 Sep 2015 4 3282
O'Malley's Plan to Expand Social Security 3 FSogol Aug 2015 Aug 2015 5 2583
Looks like I won't get Medicare 20 PasadenaTrudy Sep 2013 Nov 2014 3 7036
much-forecast insolvency of the Social Security system by about 2030 is most unlikely to happen 11 FogerRox Mar 2013 Nov 2014 7 3746
Any inkling yet on a 2014 SS Cola? 9 ThingsGottaChange Jun 2013 Nov 2014 3 6027
Medicare Madness -- How Americans Can Lose Benefits in a Hospital | Joel S. Hirschhorn 1 Tace Mar 2014 Mar 2014 13 2801
Social Security is Wage Insurance 0 FogerRox Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 2651
What is the maximum amount one can earn while on SSDI? 7 Lil Missy Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 4748
2014 conversion factor for Medical physician payments 0 cbdo2007 Oct 2013 Oct 2013 1 2468
Has anyone endured long waiting periods for referrals in Texan Plus for needed care? 6 Thinkingabout Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 4086
Hot off the presses: New Social Security Trust Fund Report 0 FogerRox May 2013 May 2013 4 2542
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