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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…

SSA benefits definition and how to apply

What are SSA benefits?

If you’re planning for retirement, you may have questions about your Social Security options. From eligibility to the application and benefits, our guide will help you understand the most important parts of the program. What does SSA mean? Many people ask, “What does SSA mean?” “SSA” refers to the Social Security Administration. Founded in 1935…

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Can Medicare Advantage plans have $0 premiums for some people?

When you start to look at Medicare enrollment options, the whole process may seem expensive and confusing. You might be shocked to learn that some Medicare Advantage plans have no monthly premium, depending upon eligibility. That’s right — some of the Medicare Advantage medical plans have a $0 monthly plan premium! These plans may even…

Doctor tending to surgery patient

How Much Does Medicare Pay For Surgery?

Many of us experience anxiety when preparing for surgery. The last thing we want to think about is our financial situation. However, it’s important to prepare for the probability of out-of-pocket costs. Luckily, Medicare is there to help reduce your bill (and stress level). Let’s take a look at your possible out-of-pocket costs for surgery…

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When should I buy Medicare Supplement Insurance?

If you think that you would like Medicare Supplement insurance to go alongside Medicare, then you should consider purchasing it when your Medicare Supplement Insurance open enrollment time arrives. This period automatically starts the month you’re 65 and enrolled in Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) and lasts for 6 months. During this time, an insurance…

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