Medicare Advice


July 21, 2016
Medicare Medicaid

Do I Have Medicare or Medicaid?

You may have Medicare, Medicaid or maybe both!  Other than sounding similar, the words Medicare and Medicaid are very different government-sponsored health insurance programs, but they […]
July 15, 2016

Will Your Medicare Coverage Travel with You?

Summertime means the beach, BBQ and travel.  Will your Medicare coverage travel with you?  Should you buy a travel insurance policy before going overseas?  What if […]
May 17, 2016
Medicare Premium

Why Am I Paying More for My Medicare?

Amazed.  Dazed.  Incredulous.  Angry.  Frustrated.  These are words describing people on Medicare who get a nice, neat letter from the Social Security Administration People announcing their […]
April 1, 2016
Formulary Changes

Mid-year Formulary Changes

While it’s true that companies selling Medicare Part D plans can’t raise their premiums mid-year, sometimes things can happen that affect the level of coverage you’re getting […]
April 1, 2016

Welcome to Prepare for Medicare

Hello, world!  Welcome to Prepare for Medicare. We’re going to cover a lot of ground on this site, hopefully a bit educational and some fun sprinkled […]