For probably the first time in your adult life, it’s up to you, and you only, to choose the kind of healthcare coverage you want. This can be intimidating at first, but one of the best things about Medicare is that you get to choose the coverage that’s best for you from a number of great options. In the first part of our Medicare Timeline Series, we gave you an overview of those options — and now it’s time to start your research. But before looking into plans in your area, read our piece on important questions to ask yourself while you consider your future healthcare plan. This will help you stay focused on picking a plan that meets your specific needs.