By: Harris Financial Advisors | On: March 24, 2015 | Category: Medicare | | No comments

Medicare and the Affordable Care Act

How is Medicare affected by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA)? Let’s consider this question from three points of view: 1) People over 65 who are already on Medicare; 2) People over 65 who are still working and not on Medicare; 3) People who plan to retire before age 65.

By: Harris Financial Advisors | On: March 9, 2015 | Category: Insurance | | No comments

Long Term Care

According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (2014), at least 70% of people over age 65 will require some long term care service at some point in their lives.