Medicare Supplement Plan G Vs. F

With no new Medigap Plan F's after 2020, we are constantly asked if Medicare Supplement F or G is the right way to go, and if Plan F will increase in price...

Medicare Open Enrollment 2017

Medicare Open Enrollment 2017 is right around the corner, but what is it? And, what does it mean to you? Medicare Open Enrollment, also known as Medicare's Annual Election Period...

Medigap Guaranteed Issue: CT and NY

In Connecticut and New York State, seniors are able to enroll in Medigap at anytime of the year. Each of these states handles it a little differently.

Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period for 65 and Over

Medicare Advantage's disenrollment period allows MA enrollees to leave their plan and switch back to Original Medicare. Sounds simple, but there are a few things you should be aware of before switching.

Medigap California

Medicare Supplement plans in California are federally standardized plans, but they have one significant option for Medicare beneficiaries that most states do not: The...

Anthem Colorado offers Plan G

Anthem Colorado now offers Medicare Supplement Plan G. Plan G has quickly become the most coveted plan, because it covers everything that Plan F covers, except for the Part B deductible, AND it's generally less expensive than Plan F.

Switching Medigap Plans? Here are your Options

If you live in a state that offers a Medigap Birthday Rule or Medigap Anniversary rule, you can switch plans every year without having to answer medical questions. There's one small catch...

How to Pay Your Medicare Premiums

Now that you're Medicare-eligible you may wonder how you pay for your Medicare Part A and Part B premiums. There are three different scenarios that boomers may find themselves in

Does Medicare Cover Cialis?

Wondering if Medicare covers Cialis, the sexual performance enhancing drug? The short answer is Maybe. Read more on why.

Does Medicare Cover Viagra?

Wondering if Medicare covers Viagra, the sexual performance enhancing drug? The short answer is Maybe. Read more on why.

Blue Shield Medicare Supplement Special Enrollment Period Extended

Blue Shield of California is allowing anyone with a current Medicare Supplement (Medigap) policy to switch to Blue Shield without answering medical questions

Blue Shield CA Medigap Online Application

You can now apply online for a Blue Shield Medicare Supplement (Medigap) application. It's quick and simple Medicare health plan application. Here are 7 things you should know: 1) The app is completely done online, 2)...