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A financial adviser's open letter to Congress
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The SCAN Foundation's person-centered proposals for 'dual eligibles'
Submit your questions about Medicare, Medicaid and long-term care
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Representative Payees keep tabs on Social Security retirement benefits
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How the federal health plan can put people over 65 in a bind
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Fresh ideas from a new Bipartisan Policy Center report
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Some faith groups are finding ways to minister to this generation