Full (Normal) retirement age is 66 if you were born from 1943 to 1954 and increases gradually if you were born from 1955 to 1960, until it reaches 67. For anyone born 1960 or later, the full retirement benefits is age is 67. However, Medicare still starts at age 65.

Because of your age, you can use this application to sign up for Medicare only (no monthly cash benefits) or Medicare and monthly retirement benefits.

If you want to sign up for

Before You Decide

Read all of the following information and consider your decision carefully before you answer the question.

For a more detailed explanation, please read Other Things To Consider.

Learn More About the Medicare Prescription Drug Program and/or File for Extra Help With Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Costs

If you want to learn more about the Medicare Prescription Drug Program and/or file for the extra help related to that program, you may

For a list of Medicare prescription drug providers in your area, visit http://www.medicare.gov or contact the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services toll-free at 1-800-MEDICARE (TTY 1-877-486-2048).