Original Medicare


December 1, 2018
OEP 2019

The Big 3 Medicare Enrollment Periods – AEP, OEP, IEP

Since late September, Medicare Advantage insurance companies have been literally spending millions, if not a combined trillions of dollars on advertising, trying to get you to […]
December 3, 2018
Medicare Booklet 2019

The Guide To Your Medicare: The Medicare and You Handbook

There are literally thousands of combinations of Medicare coverage you can choose from.  If you’re the DIY sort, the most objective and complete place to start […]
December 5, 2018
Medicare Part B Premium 2019

What Will Medicare Plan B Cost in 2019?

While most Medicare enrollees are able to receive Part A (hospitalization) coverage free of charge, the Part B (outpatient care, medical equipment, and doctor’s services) portion […]
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 19, 2019
Medicare phone scams

Watch out for New Medicare ID Card Scams

Last year, Medicare started sending out new Medicare ID cards. At the same time, fraudsters and crooks got busy capitalizing on this by starting new ways […]
February 22, 2019

Does Medicare Cover Vision Benefits, Contacts or Glasses?

Let’s get this out of the way first: Only certain Medicare Advantage plans include your typical, “vision benefits.” Original Medicare – which is Medicare Part A […]