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The North Carolina Senior Medicare Patrol (NCSMP) Program is housed within the Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) at …

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GRILL IT SAFELY! Summer is here and it is time to fire up your grill! Grilling can eliminate some heat …

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Did you know that you might be able to increase your tax refund? Each year around tax time, many …

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Got Safe Turkey for Thanksgiving? We all know turkey is the traditional Thanksgiving food but did you know that whether …

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There’s a chill in the air which indicates that it is time for the county fair, fall festivals and …

Medicare 101

Are you going to be 65 in the near future? Do you know how to maneuver the Medicare and …

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Did you know that this year the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) for Medicare Part D runs from October 15th …

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