You Only Have a Couple More Days to Switch Your Medicare Coverage for 2021

Maurie Backman, The Motley Fool
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You Only Have a Couple More Days to Switch Your Medicare Coverage for 2021

Many seniors on Medicare struggle to pay for healthcare during retirement and wind up spending an uncomfortably large chunk of their Social Security benefits on that single expense. If you've been having a hard time keeping up with your medical bills, it's easy to point a finger at Medicare and chalk it up to the program being too expensive, on the whole. The good news is that Medicare has an annual open enrollment period during which participants can switch plans and, ideally, eke out some savings.