The Complete Idiot's Guide to Social Security and Medicare

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Social Security and Medicare

by Lita Epstein
     
 
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Complex, ever-changing, and controversial, the future of our current system of Social Security and Medicare is uncertain. This indispensable guide explains the proposed changes and current status of these important social programs. Completely revised to incorporate changes to compensation scales and survivor benefits,

Overview

Get it while you can …

Complex, ever-changing, and controversial, the future of our current system of Social Security and Medicare is uncertain. This indispensable guide explains the proposed changes and current status of these important social programs. Completely revised to incorporate changes to compensation scales and survivor benefits, and with an expanded section on Medicare and the new drug programs, this book is the most up-to-date overview of Social Security and Medicare currently available.
• Revised and updated with the latest 2006 statistics on income scales and cost of living; such Social Security Benefits as survivor benefits and disability payments; tax codes; and more
• Completely new chapters on Medicare, the Medicare Drug Programs, and the current political climate and proposed changes
• Completely revised section on resources

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592575190
Publisher:
Alpha Books
Publication date:
06/06/2006
Series:
Complete Idiot's Guide Series
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
7.38(w) x 9.12(h) x 0.78(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Lita Epstein, MBA, is a seasoned financial writer who develops online courses about investing for retirement and finance and investing for women. A former congressional press secretary, she has extensive knowledge of the process within the agencies in Washington. She is the author of Alpha Teach Yourself Retirement Planning in 24 Hours and The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Supreme Court.

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