Turning 65 in 2017? What You Need to Know About Medicare

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

What is Medicare Supplement Plan N?

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?

What is Medicare Supplement Insurance?

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?