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my wife and I also took early social security . It was definitely the right decision.Jan's (my wife) parents both died young he at 61 and her mom at 70. We were able to travel and spend quality time with our grandkids. Did a number of cruises, road t...
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As we r retired I do have time for working out. Before corona I did circuit training 45 minutes 3 days a week plus 1 hour a day biking(Just over 10 miles) each am.Now that our gym is closed due to corona I bike 2 hours each morning (about 21 miles) m...
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Appreciated your article. I agree completely u pretty much roll the dice when u go with an advantage plan. i would think that if u are very healthy they  may be a smart way to go. But NOT for us. My wife has had a kidney transplant 2 strokes - 2 brok...
jimbohretired 12-06-2019 06:38 AM
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RE. Dental _We do not have insurance but can but found out about a  dicount plans for $180 a year while at the dentist.. Cleanings drop to $49 and all other services have significant decreases in cost. So that is the way we will go. Question to advan...
jimbohretired 12-06-2019 06:20 AM
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Wondering if u all are being hit by significant increases in medical premiums and if so have you considered switching to  any of the advantage programs.We have Medicare as our primary and United as our secondary. We both are seeing about a 20% increa...
jimbohretired 12-06-2019 05:22 AM
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my wife and I also took early social security . It was definitely the right decision.Jan's (my wife) parents both died young he at 61 and her mom at 70. We were able to travel and spend quality time with our grandkids. Did a number of cruises, road t...
jimbohretired 12-06-2022 03:15 PM
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As we r retired I do have time for working out. Before corona I did circuit training 45 minutes 3 days a week plus 1 hour a day biking(Just over 10 miles) each am.Now that our gym is closed due to corona I bike 2 hours each morning (about 21 miles) m...
jimbohretired 08-01-2020 08:28 PM
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Appreciated your article. I agree completely u pretty much roll the dice when u go with an advantage plan. i would think that if u are very healthy they  may be a smart way to go. But NOT for us. My wife has had a kidney transplant 2 strokes - 2 brok...
jimbohretired 12-06-2019 06:38 AM
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RE. Dental _We do not have insurance but can but found out about a  dicount plans for $180 a year while at the dentist.. Cleanings drop to $49 and all other services have significant decreases in cost. So that is the way we will go. Question to advan...
jimbohretired 12-06-2019 06:20 AM
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Wondering if u all are being hit by significant increases in medical premiums and if so have you considered switching to  any of the advantage programs.We have Medicare as our primary and United as our secondary. We both are seeing about a 20% increa...
jimbohretired 12-06-2019 05:22 AM
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my wife and I also took early social security . It was definitely the right decision.Jan's (my wife) parents both died young he at 61 and her mom at 70. We were able to travel and spend quality time with our grandkids. Did a number of cruises, road t...
jimbohretired 12-06-2022 03:15 PM
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As we r retired I do have time for working out. Before corona I did circuit training 45 minutes 3 days a week plus 1 hour a day biking(Just over 10 miles) each am.Now that our gym is closed due to corona I bike 2 hours each morning (about 21 miles) m...
jimbohretired 08-01-2020 08:28 PM
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Appreciated your article. I agree completely u pretty much roll the dice when u go with an advantage plan. i would think that if u are very healthy they  may be a smart way to go. But NOT for us. My wife has had a kidney transplant 2 strokes - 2 brok...
jimbohretired 12-06-2019 06:38 AM
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RE. Dental _We do not have insurance but can but found out about a  dicount plans for $180 a year while at the dentist.. Cleanings drop to $49 and all other services have significant decreases in cost. So that is the way we will go. Question to advan...
jimbohretired 12-06-2019 06:20 AM
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Wondering if u all are being hit by significant increases in medical premiums and if so have you considered switching to  any of the advantage programs.We have Medicare as our primary and United as our secondary. We both are seeing about a 20% increa...
jimbohretired 12-06-2019 05:22 AM
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