Blue Shield Medicare Supplement

Blue Shield of California offers 7 Medicare Supplemental Plans (AKA Medigap plans) to help cover many of the expenses not covered under traditional Medicare. If your are thinking about a Blue Shield plan, we have some key advice.

Medigap Household Discounts

Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plans are federally regulated and require that each insurance provider offer the exact same benefits for each lettered plan. Therefore, we recommend that after you choose the right level of coverage, shop for a plan with the best price.

Anthem CA Now Offers Medigap Plan G

Anthem California Plan G is now available! As of March 1, 2017, Plan G is offered to Medicare beneficiaries in CA. Plan G covers everything that Plan covers except...

Medicare Advantage Vs Medigap

Many of our clients call us with the exact same question: Should I buy a Medicare Advantage or a Medigap plan? There is no quick answer... until now!

Anthem Medigap Offers Silver Sneakers

Anthem offers Silver Sneakers Fitness program to its Medicare Supplement (Medigap) enrollees. The Silver Sneakers program is a free to low cost gym membership for Medicare beneficiaries who...

When Will My Medigap Start?

Here are your deadlines if you have decided that a Medigap policy is the right insurance for you.

When Will My Medicare Advantage Start

Here are your deadlines if you have decided that a Medigap policy is the right insurance for you.

When Will My Part D Coverage Start?

Here are your deadlines for enrollment into Medicare Part D

Medicare 2017 Costs at a Glance

Original Medicare 2017 costs for Medicare Part A and B have just been released. See below for what your premiums, copays, deductibles, and coinsurance Medicare costs will be.

What is Medigap High F?

Medigap Plan High-F is a type of Medicare Supplement insurance that covers everything that traditional Medigap F covers, but with, you guessed it, a high deductible ($2,200). Here is how a Medigap Plan High-F works.

Welcome to Medicare: 3 Perks When you Turn 65

As you probably know by now, most people when they turn 65 get Medicare Part A for free, but that is not where the perks end. There are a few "Welcome to Medicare" perks that you should know 1) If you enroll when you are first 65 you are guaranteed...

Why Review Your Medicare Open Enrollment Options?

You will want to review your Medicare open enrollment options, even if you like your current plan. Here's why.