3 Stupid Medicare Moves

As you move through life, it's smart to figure out what your best moves are in order to improve your condition financially and in other ways. It's also valuable to avoid making boneheaded moves, as they can really set you back. Here are three stupid Medicare moves that many people regret having made.

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Enrolling late

This is an error simply made and simply avoided: enrolling late. You're eligible for Medicare at age 65, but don't assume you can sign up for it at any time after that. If you're late, your Part B premiums, which cover medical services, but not hospital services, can rise by 10% for each year that you were eligible for Medicare but didn't enroll.

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