Medicare and Social Security are critical to a great retirement. Some of our listeners may be asking why? It is simple Medicare is the primary insurer for everyone 65 and older. Social Security is usually 25% or more of a retiree's income. For some retiree it is a 100% of the retirement income so selection or timing is a big deal.
Joining us for our discussion on Medicare and Social Security is Marcia Mantell who is on the phone from from her Plymouth, MA office For nearly 30 years, Marcia Mantell has helped the country’s foremost financial services firms and advisors increase their knowledge of complex retirement concepts and regulations, then turn the technical into the tangible. Her remarkable ability to translate challenging retirement concepts into everyday language educates and motivates real people to take the right steps to achieve the retirement they desire.Through her small business, Mantell Retirement Consulting, Inc., (est. 2005) Marcia develops innovative retirement income planning workshops and programs, fun and engaging retirement education programs and seminars, and writes extensively as a guest columnist and content creator and curator. She is considered a retirement industry go-to-person for Social Security and Medicare expert-level information. She is the author of What’s The Deal With Retirement Planning for Women ? Welcome Back To Mastering Your Money, Marcia Mantell.