When to Get a Medigap Insurance Plan

When to Get a Medigap Insurance Plan

If you’re at least 65 years old and on Medicare, you’re eligible to purchase a Medigap plan, also known as a Medicare supplement plan, to cover what Original Medicare won’t. These gaps in Original Medicare can be substantial, leaving you with significant out-of-pocket...

How to Enroll in — and Pay for — Medicare

A breakdown of Medicare costs and enrollment processes clients can look forward to when they turn 65. Health insurance is confusing enough, but once you turn 65, introducing Medicare to the mix adds another layer of confusion. An October webinar hosted by Jim...
3 Things You Never Knew About Medicare

3 Things You Never Knew About Medicare

When it comes to entitlement programs, Medicare ranks very highly in terms of importance to a huge number of American citizens. Although it’s primarily used by the elderly, more than 55 million Americans qualified for Medicare benefits as of 2013. Given that...
Tips for navigating Medicare open enrollment

Tips for navigating Medicare open enrollment

Frustrated with your Medicare coverage? You have until Dec. 7 to look for new options. That’s the last day of open enrollment for current beneficiaries. Changes made to your plan go into effect Jan. 1. With speculation still swirling about possible changes to...
Save money during Medicare Open Enrollment

Save money during Medicare Open Enrollment

Open enrollment season for retirees is underway, and shopping around for a new Medicare plan for 2016 could save you money. Enrolling and changing plans can be such a daunting task, some seniors may be tempted to just sign up quickly or stick with what they have...