Money Monday: Understanding Medicare before signing up

Money Monday: Understanding Medicare before signing up
Money Monday: Understanding Medicare before signing up

Americans can sign up for Medicare -- a federal health insurance -- once they reach the age of 65.

But it’s important to understand several steps in order to choose the right plan for you when it comes the time.

Watch the video above to learn more.

Read more from Medicare.gov:

Read more from LetsMakeAPlan.org:

Read more from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services: Top 5 things you need to know about Medicare Enrollment

Read more from Somerville Cambridge Elder Services: What should you do to prepare for Medicare at age 64?


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About the Author:

Rod Meloni is an Emmy Award-winning Business Editor on Local 4 News and a Certified Financial Planner™ Professional.