Some good news for retirees about health care costs: they have dropped about 8% since last year.
But wait before you celebrate.
The cost is still a jaw dropping $220,000 for a 65 year old couple retiring this year, according to Fidelity Benefits Consulting. That does not include costs associated with long term care.
Retiree health care is likely the largest expense you will face in retirement.
Here are 3 tips for helping you control health care costs in retirement.