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

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 […]
April 7, 2019
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Medicare Supplement Plan G versus N

Medicare Supplement Plan G and N are insurance policies that help Original Medicare enrollees with their out-of-pocket medical expenses. These plans essentially “fill in” Medicare’s coverage […]
April 14, 2019

New eMedicare App

There’s a new eMedicare app developed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for your smartphone. It’s a new “price transparency” Medicare mobile app. […]
April 17, 2019
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What is Medicare?

Let’s revist a basic topic – What is Medicare? Medicare is at the heart of numerous debates regarding cost, benefits, and eligibility. And, while millions of […]
April 19, 2019
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Medicare Phone Numbers

In order to contact Medicare directly (if you are enrolled in Medicare Part A and Part B), you can call them toll-free at 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227). This […]