Medicare Advice


November 19, 2018
Medicare Part D shopping

How to Shop for a PDP for 2019

Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage is offered by individual insurance companies, and not through Medicare itself. Sometimes they’re called PDPs.  Every year, these plans change […]
November 15, 2018
Medicare Advantage

Original Medicare or Medicare Advantage?

We are right in the middle of the 2019 AEP.  The OEP begins on January 1, 2019, which will allow many folks to make another change […]
October 21, 2018
Medicare Scam

How to Spot a Medicare or Social Security Scam Call and What to Do If You Receive One

Today, it seems like there are scams taking place in just about every industry that you can imagine – and unfortunately, Medicare and Social Security aren’t […]
October 13, 2018
Medciare scams on the rise

Hello, This is Medicare Calling?

If you’re age 65 or over, then you have undoubtedly received phone calls from a wide range of solicitors, asking you if they can “have just […]
October 6, 2018
Medicare AEP OEP

AEP and OEP – When Can You Enroll In or Change Your Medicare Coverage?

Whether you’re a new or a current Medicare enrollee, it’s likely that you have questions regarding what your plan (or your proposed future plan) covers, and […]
September 30, 2018
2019 Medicare Marketing Guidelines

What Medicare Marketing Materials Are Really Saying and How, When, and Where They Can Say It

When you read, see, or hear advertisements for various products and services, you have more than likely noticed that in some cases, the benefits can be […]
September 16, 2018
Medigap Plans

What Do You Need to Apply for a Medicare Supplement?

If you are enrolled in Original Medicare – which is another name for Medicare Part A and Part B – then you are likely well aware […]
September 12, 2018
Urgent Care Medicare

In a Medicare Advantage Plan and Can’t See Your Doctor?

If you’re enrolled in a Medicare Advantage plan for obtaining your health insurance coverage, then it is likely that you may be required to choose a […]
September 10, 2018
when will Medicare be insolvent

Will Medicare Still Be Here When You Need It?

Since its beginning back in 1965 when President Lyndon Johnson made Medicare a law, millions of Americans age 65 and over have relied on this program […]