The latest news on Medicare
You may still have three months to find a plan that saves money or provides better coverage.
National cost still reached $2.3 trillion, government report shows
GOP grousers, take heart—the Democrats' victory will be good for you.
Next step is compromise with House plan, before proposal can become law
Bill won't help Medicare, but it sure has some goodies for Democratic senators.
Some experts support the Senate bill, which could be approved by Christmas, but others have misgivings
Government payouts and tax incentives for retirement will generally remain the same next year.
Congress could learn a lot from Medicare's prescription drug plan for health reform.
Premiums will rise but consumers also need to research pricing tiers and coverage for their drugs.