Medicare


April 5, 2018
prescription drugs

What If I Can’t Afford My Medicare Prescriptions?

It happens to all of us: Your doctor prescribes you a new prescription drug. Normally, doctors don’t really know the true cost of a medication at […]
April 10, 2018
PDP Formulary

How to Read a Medicare Part D Formulary

If you are covered by a Medicare Part D prescription drug plan – or you are considering the purchase of such a plan – it is […]
April 12, 2018
Medicare HMO PPO Networks

Is My Doctor in My Medicare Network? Help!

If you’re concerned you may have to switch your doctors when you have Medicare, you should be.  There are often differences between an Obamacare (ACA) or […]
April 14, 2018
HMO vs. HMO-POS

Medicare Advantage HMO and HMO-POS Plans – Understanding the Differences

If you are in the process of shopping for Medicare health coverage, it is likely that you have seen a variety of different terms and acronyms […]
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 […]
April 19, 2018
MAPD Medicare Advantage Premium

How Can My Medicare Advantage Plan Premium Be Free?

It has often been said that “the best things in life are free.” But when referencing health insurance options, free is not a word that is […]
April 21, 2018
Medicare Supplement Plans

Your Medicare Coverage – High Premiums or High Deductibles?

As we age, health care can often encompass a larger percentage of our overall living expenses. In addition, as the cost of health care services continues […]
April 28, 2018
Medicare Insurance Agent

Why You Should Meet with More Than One Medicare Insurance Agent

If you’re on Medicare – you can get Medicare Advantage or a Medicare Supplement and PDP plan two ways; with an agent or on your own.  […]
May 1, 2018
When To Begin Shopping for Medicare Insurance Coverage

New to Medicare? When To Start Shopping for Medicare Coverage

Even if you haven’t turned age 65 yet, chances are that you are considering what moving to Medicare for your health care coverage when you become […]