Many things in the world have changed but one thing hasn’t changed, though; Medicare eligibility begins at age 65. And boomers born in 1952 are next up to join the ranks of Medicare beneficiaries. Here’s what you need to know. 1. Your Initial Enrollment Period This is a span of seven months during which you need to… Continue reading Turning 65 in 2017? What You Need to Know About Medicare
Medicare Supplemental Plan N is one of 10 standardized Medigap plans available in most states. Like other Medigap coverage, this plan helps with certain costs that Original Medicare doesn’t cover, including cost-sharing expenses you may have for hospital services or doctor visits. Like other Medigap plans in most states, Plan N offers standardized benefits. This… Continue reading What is Medicare Supplement Plan N?
Medicare Supplement Plan F is generally regarded as the most comprehensive plan out of the 10 Medicare Supplement (Medigap) policies available in most states. Its extensive coverage makes this a popular plan for beneficiaries who want broader assistance with out-of-pocket costs in Original Medicare; however, this also means that premiums may be more expensive. Because… Continue reading What is Medicare Supplement Plan F?
Plans A and B are designed to meet your basic needs in addition to Medicare Parts A and B. If you have unexpected medical expenses or need extended hospital care, these plans may help you pay for your additional medical expenses. Both Plan A and Plan B give you many of the same medical and… Continue reading What are Medicare Supplement Plans A and B?
A Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap) policy, sold by private companies, can help pay some of the health care costs that original Medicare doesn’t cover, like copayments, coinsurance, and deductibles. These extra costs can run into a lot of extra money when you use your medical insurance. A Medigap policy is different from a Medicare Advantage… Continue reading What is Medicare Supplement Insurance?
Learn when and how to sign up for Medicare part A and B.