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By: Harris Financial Advisors | On: September 2, 2020 | Category: Insurance, Medicare, Retirement Savings |

Misconceptions about healthcare costs in retirement

Did you know that half of all monies spent on healthcare is spent during our retirement years? According to the New York Times, total healthcare spending for Americans 65 and older is about $15,000 per year — nearly three times that of working-age Americans.

Social Security and Divorce: What You Need to Know

Anyone who has been through a divorce knows the life-changing toll it takes on a person, emotionally and financially.

By: Harris Financial Advisors | On: March 24, 2015 | Category: Medicare |

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.