Taking prescription drugs? You should know about the Tier Structure before retirement.

Retired, thinking about retiring, planning on ever retiring? Next question: taking prescription drugs for a chronic illness? If answering yes to these questions you should take note on how Medicare works with prescription drugs, specifically with the Tier Structure when it comes to what you are responsible for paying. Prescription drugs are covered thru Medicare by […]

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Tier 4 Drugs, the rules have changed and they hurt you

Finally, the mainstream media is starting to react to the impending Medicare crisis, as more retirees are discovering that worrying about healthcare costs doesn’t stop at age 65.  In fact, it is only the beginning. Last week’s Boston Herald cover story focused on Ken Helgeson, a Medicare subscriber who unfortunately suffers from rheumatoid arthritis. His doctors prescribed […]

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