Medicare Advice


January 15, 2019
Medicare Extra Help

Paying for Medicare on a Limited Income

If you have limited income and resources, you may be able to get help paying your Medicare Part A and/or B premium from your state. You […]
January 22, 2019
Prepare for Medicare Newsletter

The Prepare for Medicare Weekly: Monday, January 21, 2019

How Does the Government Shutdown Affect Medicare? (Kiplinger)Will the government shutdown affect Medicare? How about Veteran’s healthcare? The answer (fortunately) is no. Both are funded through […]
February 11, 2019
Prepare for Medicare Newsletter

The Prepare for Medicare Weekly: Monday, February 11, 2019

6 Medicare Benefits You Shouldn’t Pass Up (NASDAQ) Quit smoking, lose weight and give up the booze once and for all! Hidden Medicare benefits you should […]
February 14, 2019
Medicare Home Health

Does Medicare Cover Home Health Care Services?

With people living longer lives today, it is becoming more common to require at least some amount of assistance at home. This care is oftentimes for […]
February 16, 2019
2019 Medicare Improvements

Medicare is Getting Better in 2019

If you’re covered for health insurance by Medicare, then you may have already noticed some important changes that are taking place – primarily improvements – with […]
February 25, 2019
Medicare and COBRA

Does Medicare Coordinate with COBRA Coverage?

Getting health insurance through an employer is the way most people cover themselves and their dependents outside of Medicare coverage. If the employee gets let go, […]
March 23, 2019
Excess Charges Part B

What are Medicare Excess Charges?

If you are enrolled in Original Medicare (Medicare Part A and Part B) – and particularly if you also have a Medicare Supplement insurance plan – […]
March 23, 2019
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Using Medicare Overseas

As the snow melts and Spring finally emerges, I can tell it’s travel season beacuse the lines at the TSA checkpoints are getting longer and the […]
April 2, 2019
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Health Savings Accounts (HSA) and Medicare

Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) are accounts for individuals with high-deductible health plans (HDHPs). Many employers offer these plans, alongside opportunities to put money into an HSA […]