Medicare 2013 Annual Enrollment Period

Month: October 2012

October 17, 2012  |  

Medicare 2013 Annual Enrollment Period

The Medicare open enrollment period is the time during which people with Medicare can make new choices and pick plans that work best for them. Each year Medicare plans typically change what they cost and cover. In addition, your health-care needs may have changed over the past year. The open enrollment period is your opportunity to switch Medicare health and prescription drug plans to better suit your needs. Below are some frequently asked questions that […]

October 12, 2012  |  

Knightmare on Wall Street

Question: Which of the following statements applies to this summer’s stock market behavior? A) Computer errors at a major trading firm generated millions of faulty trades, causing dramatic and puzzling price swings in dozens of stocks. B) A New York Times columnist fumed that “Wall Street has created its own Frankenstein. The machines are now in charge.” C) The S&P 500 Index rose 13.51% for the year through the end of August. Answer: All of […]