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What is Medicare Supplement?

What is Medicare Supplement Insurance?

Original Medicare doesn’t cover all of the health care services that you may need. In order to stay healthy and avoid unexpected out-of-pocket costs, you may want to consider Medicare Supplement Insurance. Read on to learn more about Medicare Supplement Insurance, including how it works, what it covers, and the recommended time to enroll. What…

Figuring out Medicare Advantage

A simplified guide to Medicare Advantage plans and enrollment

If you’ve been shopping for Medicare plans, you’ve probably heard about Medicare Advantage plans. You might have questions about what these plans are and how they’re different from other Medicare plans. This guide will help you understand what Medicare Advantage plans offer and how you can enroll. We’ll also answer questions about how to manage…

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What Costs Should I Expect in Retirement and How Can I Reduce Them?

Steps you can take to reduce retirement costs Retirees spend an average of $3,800 per month on living expenses, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (1). From housing and transportation to medicine and groceries, costs can add up very quickly. This guide will help you understand what costs you can expect in retirement…

When can you get Medicare?

When can you get Medicare?

As you enter your mid-sixties, you’ll notice a change. Mail will start to arrive, emails will hit your inbox, and your internet ads will start to be about the same topic: Medicare. While you’re likely familiar with the generalities of Medicare, you probably don’t know the deep details (and no one will blame you for…

Does Medicare cover prescriptions?

Does Medicare cover prescriptions?

Prescription drugs are an integral part of health care. If you don’t have insurance coverage for them, they can also end up being the most expensive. If you’re on Medicare, you might be wondering how your prescriptions are covered by the plan. This guide will walk you through which prescriptions are covered by which parts…

Is Medicare mandatory?

Is Medicare mandatory?

If you’re in your early 60s, you’re probably starting to hear a lot about signing up for Medicare. You might be wondering if Medicare is required, and you might have questions about your options. This guide will help you understand if Medicare is required for you. We’ll cover situations where it is strictly required and…

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