CBS features 65 Incorporated & Diane J. Omdahl in an article helping consumers pick the right Medicare plans
"Medicare open enrollment season, which runs from October 15 to December 7 this year, is a good time to review your medical plan coverage. Making the right choices can save you thousands of dollars and minimize headaches should you need expensive medical coverage during 2014.
During open enrollment season, you can make changes to your medical plan, leave your plan entirely for a different plan or keep your current plan if you're satisfied with the coverage. Any changes you make will take effect on Jan. 1, 2014.
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If you're not familiar with the different parts of Medicare, read my prior post from earlier this year -- it summarizes the basics. As for what options you should be considering now, read on."