Medicare Part B

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Medicare Part B special enrollment period for USPS annuitants begins today

USPS retirees who are eligible for Medicare Part B, but do not have it, can sign up between now and September 1 without having to pay a penalty.

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USPS health care program will have 32 carrier options in 2025

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Tools, resources and more for FEHB enrollees during the final days of Open Season

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A few recommendations from federal health experts ahead of this year’s open season

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How long will the coronavirus infection eat away at your retirement portfolio?

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USPS begins search for new postmaster general amid 13 years of net losses

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Medicare Part B and your health plan: Good idea?

One of the key questions facing those eligible for Medicare is should they take part B and pay its premiums in addition to one of the Federal Employee…

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FILE - This Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018 file photo shows a page from the 2019 U.S. Medicare Handbook in Washington. Medicare Advantage enrollees get a new, second chance to find the right health coverage for 2019. The government added another enrollment window that started Jan. 1 and lasts until March 31. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

How to beat higher 2020 health premiums

Active and retired federal-postal workers, and their survivors have some of the best health insurance in the nation.

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Shave — maybe slash — your 2020 health premiums, consider plan B

Even though Federal Employees Health Benefits Program health premiums are likely to go up next year, Uncle Sam will continue to pay the lion’s share of the total premium.

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