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Smart Moves for Controlling Health Care Costs in Retirement — Money
7 October 2014—Philip Moeller, Center's research fellow, shared his opinion in Money about Health Care matters.
It’s clear that planning for later-life health care costs is essential for a secure retirement—but figuring out what to do about them is a lot less clear. Out-of-pocket health expenses are not only a big-ticket item but are not predictable or controllable. No wonder few of us build financial strategies for future health needs, preferring the ever-popular ostrich plan: Place head in sand and hope for the best....