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This Web site contains a compilation of more than a thousand consumer finance  columns written by Tony Novak from the 1980s through 2006, updated and reformatted for maximum usefulness today.  New material was added after 2010.

Content is the opinion of the author and does not represent the position of any other person or entity. Information is from sources believed to be reliable but cannot be guaranteed.

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Government Programs and Entitlements Questions Index

36 months spousal coverage under COBRA when Medicare starts

Early retirement from government

FICA taxes

Free dental plans

Free prescription drug card

Health Savings Accounts and Prescription Drug Discount Cards

Katrina triggers health insurance disaster

Medicaid Dental Coverage

Medicaid planning

Medicaid planning details?

Medicare and Health Savings Account

Medicare Medical Savings Account

Medicare Dental Insurance

Medicare enrollment

Missed Medicare Part B enrollment

Introducing Medicare prescription drug benefits

Pregnancy support resources

Prescription drug card issues

Qualifying for Medicaid

Social security disability with IRA withdrawals

Texas high risk health pool

Tide Turns for Imported Prescription Drugs