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by glennpost
Sun Apr 30, 2017 7:23 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Federal Retiree Health Care with/Medicare
Replies: 209
Views: 19929

Re: Federal Retiree Health Care with/Medicare

There often can be depending on your circumstances and the specifics of the plan you choose. If you take Medicare Part B (outpatient care), most FEHB plans coordinate benefits such that you basically don't have to pay deductibles, co-insurance or pretty much anything aside from the premium. Also, gi...
by glennpost
Sat Dec 17, 2016 11:36 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Larry Swedroe's New Book is Available Now!
Replies: 164
Views: 23756

Re: Larry Swedroe's New Book is Available Now!

Larry confirmed via pm that there's another glitch in the book due to a printing error. In Appendix I on page 316, Table I.5 is incorrect. The table title is correct, including the years covered, but the rest of the table is a repeat of Table I.2 (Historical Premium 1927-2015), so completely out of ...
by glennpost
Sat Jul 10, 2010 8:18 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Anyone have Experience with Peace Corps or USAID??
Replies: 17
Views: 3306

I was a Peace Corps volunteer in Nepal working on health surveys and then had a career with USAID, working as a health officer. Both Peace Corps and USAID can be great, but the experiences basically are at different levels. With Peace Corps you invariably get good language and cultural training and ...