Louisiana U.S. Senator Cassidy touts health care plan as the only game in town

U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy says a sweeping proposal to overhaul health care he's co-sponsoring with two Republican colleagues is "about the only game left in town" to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

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Prescription pain pills are causing a health crisis for Tennessee seniors

Pain pills are sending more senior citizens to the hospital in Tennessee, according to data that sheds new light on how opioid addiction has spread to the state's aging population.

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Medicare doesn't cover these common healthcare expenses

If you're looking forward to getting Medicare because you think this health insurance for seniors will provide comprehensive coverage, you may end up disappointed. Studies have shown seniors with high-prescription drug needs could incur as much as $350,000 in out-of-pocket spending on healthcare during retirement, even with both Medicare and a supplementary Medigap policy.

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Social Security is a crucial source of income for most retirees. Here's what you need to know

Social Security is America's largest retirement plan, by far. Almost nine out of 10 Americans age 65 or older receive Social Security, and for most retirees, Social Security is a crucial source of income that helps provide stability and financial freedom. Here's what Social Security means to your retirement, how much you can expect to get, and whether you should worry about Social Security's future or not.

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Volunteering, staying social can help seniors adjust to retirement

Preparing for retirement doesn't end when you walk out of a financial adviser's office.

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Seniors scramble to buy National Park Pass before the price increases Aug. 28

One of the best deals I know about is the $10 "America the Beautiful" pass that seniors 62 and older can buy that will get them in any and all national parks for as long as they live.

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Seniors often plan to keep working as long as possible, but sadly many companies aren't on board

If your retirement strategy is centered on working as long as possible, better check that the boss is on board.

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Health savings account can be a great retirement planning tool

Health savings accounts are an attractive and often underappreciated retirement tool for many Americans.

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Proposed Chattanooga budget for 2018 includes a property tax freeze for senior citizens

Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke and City Councilwoman Carol Berz spoke in front of a crowd of about 50 senior citizens Tuesday about a proposed property tax freeze.

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Congrats Sarah “Sally” Scott on being crowned Ms. Alabama Nursing Home 2017

The judges have spoken and the crown has been passed to the newest Ms. Alabama Nursing Home for 2017.

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