Leaving Employer’s Insurance and Enrolling in Medicare Part B

It is more and more common for people to keep working beyond age 65 due to their Employer-Sponsored Insurance. Senior65 generally recommends those over 65 to delay enrolling in Medicare part B if they are offered coverage through work (including spouses work). We all want to stay clear of paying Medicare late-enrollment penalties while avoiding gaps in coverage. This is where Senior65 comes in to make sense of it all.

Aetna Medigap Application

Aetna offers many Medicare Supplemental Medigap plans to help cover the gaps in coverage that Original Medicare leaves. If you a

Medicare Open Enrollment 2020

Medicare's 2020 Annual Election Period (also known as Open Enrollment) kicks in on October 15th and finishes on Dec 7th.

Compare Innovative Plan F Extra: Anthem vs HealthNet vs Blue Shield

The 3 new Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plans in California that now cover vision and hearing aids call for a well-rounded comparison from Senior65.com.

Should I switch to Medigap Plan G before 2020

Hello. I turn 65 this month and have enrolled in a Plan F attained-age policy. Plan F will no longer be available for those new to Medicare after 2020. I am wondering if I should switch to Plan G while I can, in the next few months.

Blue Shield Plan F Extra Medicare Supplement Explained

Blue Shield of California is now offering Medicare Supplement Plan F Extra with hearing and vision benefits

HealthNet’s Innovative F Medigap plan

HealthNet of Calfornia announced today that they will be offering hearing and vision benefits as part of their new Innovative Plan F Medicare Supplement (Medigap) Plan.

Medicare Open Enrollment 2019

Medicare's 2019 Annual Election Period (also known as Open Enrollment) starts on October 15th and ends on Dec 7th.
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Should you Delay Enrolling in Medicare?

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Who is Senior65 and Why Are We Doing This?

Recently we received the following message similar to others we have received over the years. We though we would post our exchange to give everyone a better understanding of Who is Senior65 and how we work.

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There are three federally approved pricing systems for Medigap plans: Attained-age Rated, Issue-age Rated, & Community Rated. Learn the difference and find out if it really matters.