Medicare Advantage

HMO Stocks Rise on Medicare Advantage News

Shares of health insurance provider Humana jumped yesterday and are set to gain more today following news that Medicare Advantage might increase reimbursement rates.

Medicare Open Enrollment: Do You Have the Right Plan?

If you're one of the millions of Americans covered by Medicare, it can be tough to figure out what plans are best for you -- which is why most people just coast through open enrollment and stick with their current coverage. Here's why you should really should take a closer look -- and how to start.

A 70-Year-Old Asks: Can I Afford to Retire?

Jack, 70, is still working full-time at an environmental agency for the state of Tennessee, earning $60,000 a year. He has no debt, and a good amount of savings, and an income property. What he doesn't have is a clear picture of whether he's in a good position to retire.