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I am 64 years old and will be 65 this November. Although

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I am 64 years old and will be 65 this November.
Although I have vast business experience, I don't have a clue on how to handle the retirement process.
I am elegible for pensions this year and qualify for Social Security full benefits next year, but other than that, I'm clueless. Is there a checklist I can follow to take me through the retirement process?
I am an AARP member, but all they want to do is sell me stuff-I don't have a clue re: Medicare/aid, plan B insurance etc.
HELP!!
Submitted: 4 years ago.
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Expert:  Anna replied 4 years ago.
Hello,

There are many such checklists available. If you belong to a labor organization or professional group, there may eb specific lists for your group. the same is true if you're a state government employee. If any of those apply to you, let me know and I may eb able to find a specific checklist for you. Otherwise, this link will take you to a very comprehensive list:

Checklist

This site has a guide to understanding Medicare. Just choose the specific topic you want to learn more about from the top of the page.

http://www.kff.org/medicare/7067/index.cfm

If you have considerable financial assets, it would probably be best to consult a financial planner. Most states have volunteers who will help people make sense of Medicare. If you'll give me your state, I can check on that for you. Just click on REPLY for more information, or if you have more questions.

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