Original Medicare


April 3, 2018
New Medicare ID Card

What to Expect With Your New Medicare ID Card

Starting in April of 2018, new Medicare ID insurance cards will be mailed out to Original Medicare (Part A and Part B) and people with Medicare […]
April 17, 2018
OEP Medicare

The OEP Is Back! Changes Coming to Medicare Enrollment Dates in 2019

The Medicare OEP is back! Shelved a decade ago, not only will Medicare beneficiaries have the AEP to make Medicare plan choices, but will also have […]
May 5, 2018
ACA "Obamacare" and Medicare

When to Enroll in Medicare If You Are On an Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Plan

If you are approaching age 65 and you are currently enrolled in a health insurance plan through the Affordable Care Ace (which is also referred to […]
June 30, 2018
Medicare Part B

Budgeting for Your Medicare Part B Expenses

For most folks on Medicare, Medicare Part A – hospitalization coverage – doesn’t cost anything. But Medicare Part B requires a monthly premium. Throughout the years, […]
July 3, 2018
Medicare and Social Security

Is Medicare a Part of Social Security?

If you are age 65 – or you soon will be – it is likely that you have many questions regarding retirement income, as well as […]
August 11, 2018
Medicare Part B premiums

How Do I Pay for My Medicare Part B Premium?

If you’re age 65 or older, and you are enrolled in Medicare for your health care coverage, then it could be that you are receiving your […]
August 16, 2018
Medicare ID Fraud

Is Your Personal Information Safe with Medicare?

Over the past few years, identity theft has become much more prevalent in both the United States, and worldwide. This crime no longer just entails using […]
August 20, 2018
Tobacco Cessation Programs Medicare Part B

Can Medicare Help You to Kick Your Smoking Habit?

If you are a smoker or tobacco user and you’ve ever applied for individual life insurance in the past, then you may already be familiar with […]
August 23, 2018
Medicare Stroke Prevention

Can Medicare Help with Stroke Recovery Services and Costs?

According to the Internet Stroke Center (1), strokes are the third leading cause of death in the U.S. In fact, more than 140,000 people die each […]