Medicare Part A: Costs and Coverage

Medicare is split into two parts: Part A covers hospitalization services and Part B covers day-to-day medical care.

Medigap: Attained-Age vs. Issue-Age vs. Community Rated

Now that you're 65, enrolled in Medicare, and decided on a Medigap policy, you'll want to know how your insurer chooses to charge for the policy. There are three ways that a...

When Will My Medicare Coverage Start?

Understanding when your Medicare Part A and Part B will be effective is important to know so that you can coordinate cancellation of your current insurance and enrollment into Medicare Supplemental Insurance plans

Anthem Blue Cross Innovative Plan F Medigap

Anthem Blue Cross Innovative Medigap Plan F is the first Medigap plan available in California, Nevada and Kentucky that offers bundled vision and hearing aid benefits

Medigap Annual Wellness Exam Costs Explained

Does Medigap cover preventive testing and all preventive out-of-pocket charges? That is the $100,000 question. Since we know how important preventive care is to your health, we have created this quick rundown of how it works.

Medigap: How to Select the Right Plan

There are 10 Medigap policies to choose from once you are eligible for Original Medicare. But how do you choose the right Medicare Supplement policy? We're here to help.

How does California’s Medigap Birthday Rule work?

California's Medicare Supplemental Insurance law (AKA "Birthday Rule") allows Medigap members to switch to a different insurance plan or provider during the 30 days following the members month of birth. To take advantage of this rule, you must:

Anthem CA Medigap Welcome to Medicare Discount

Anthem Blue Cross of California is offering a 12 month "new to Medicare" premium discount. You must meet a few qualifications...

Can’t afford Medigap Plan F? Think Again

While Medigap Plan F can be expensive, no one really explains how much it could save you...until now. We have broken down as many cost as possible that a senior with Plan F could save over one with original medicare. The results are surprising.

Medicare Open Enrollment Is On Now

Medicare's open enrollment period is between October 15 and December 7. What does that mean for you?

Silver Sneakers: Medigap’s Secret for Seniors

The Silver Sneaker program offered through certain Medigap providers helps Medicare-eligible seniors improve their health. You might want to consider this program before...