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I can't tell you how many clients I've had over the years who were approaching retirement but chose to wait until 65 to actually retire so they could go straight to Medicare coverage. The fear of not being able to get health insurance on the private market kept them in the workforce past the time they could otherwise afford to retire.

With the elimination of pre-existing conditions from health coverage, those folks would be able to retire a couple years earlier knowing they could buy health insurance.

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