Choosing a Medicare Plan


November 19, 2018
Medicare Part D shopping

How to Shop for a PDP for 2019

Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage is offered by individual insurance companies, and not through Medicare itself. Sometimes they’re called PDPs.  Every year, these plans change […]
November 15, 2018
Medicare Advantage

Original Medicare or Medicare Advantage?

We are right in the middle of the 2019 AEP.  The OEP begins on January 1, 2019, which will allow many folks to make another change […]
November 12, 2018
2019 Star Ratings PDP MAPD

2019 Medicare Star Rating Low Performers – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

On October 10, 2019 Medicare released updated Star Ratings for 2019 Medicare Advantage (MAPD) and Prescription Drug (PDP) Plans.  Star ratings are very important to health […]
November 12, 2018
Medicare Checklsit AEP

Medicare AEP Coverage Quiz

Choosing the right Medicare option is not an easy task for many people. While there are actually several ways that you can go with your benefits, […]
October 7, 2018
Medicare Part D costs

Will Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Coverage Change in 2019?

If you’re a Medicare enrollee who is covered by Part A for hospitalization, and Part B for doctors’ services, then you may also have a separate […]
October 4, 2018
Medicare Advantage Shopping List

Medicare Advantage Pre-Enrollment Checklist

AEP is almost upon us – it starts on October 15th and ends on December 7th!  Thinking of changing plans?  Where do you begin? Having the […]
September 30, 2018
2019 Medicare Marketing Guidelines

What Medicare Marketing Materials Are Really Saying and How, When, and Where They Can Say It

When you read, see, or hear advertisements for various products and services, you have more than likely noticed that in some cases, the benefits can be […]
September 27, 2018
Medicare and You New 2019

Updated Medicare Information at Your Fingertips

Medicare benefits can be confusing!  We are already more than halfway through AEP and the OEP is fast approaching.  As always, there are plenty of TV […]
September 16, 2018
Medigap Plans

What Do You Need to Apply for a Medicare Supplement?

If you are enrolled in Original Medicare – which is another name for Medicare Part A and Part B – then you are likely well aware […]