What if I Miss My Medigap Deadline?

If you have missed your Medicare Supplement initial enrollment period when you are first eligible for Medicare Part B, you might think, "I'm out of luck." But that's not always the case. There are a few options....

How to switch to Medigap during the Medicare Advantage Disenrollment period

Medicare Advantage has a Disenrollment Period each year. During this period you can drop your MA plan and switch to a Medigap plan. Seems simple enough, but there are some things you should know.....

How to Switch to Medigap in 1st Year of Medicare Advantage

Medicare Advantage enrollees may not be aware there is a loophole that you can switch to Medigap, without answering medical questions, in the first year of coverage. While this is available, there are qualifications you must...

How to Switch from Medicare Advantage to Medigap during Special Enrollment Period

If you have Medicare Advantage and want to switch to Medigap, there are Special Enrollment Periods that offer guaranteed issuance. You will have to qualify to make the switch, but if you do qualify you will not...

Switching Medigap Plans

If you're enrolled in a Medicare Supplement plan you may have been told switching plans can be difficult. This can be true, but we've found Medigap life hacks that might...

Why Pick F or G over other Medigap plans?

Medicare Supplement Plans G and F are the front-runners for most Medicare-eligible persons. Why is this when there are other plans that cover similar benefits but may cost less? There's one main reason, and that's...

Can I Switch From Medicare Advantage to Medigap?

There are 4 options for seniors currently on a Medicare Advantage (MA) plan who would like to change to a Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plan. Under the first two options, switchers are guaranteed to be approved. Option 3 and 4 require completing certain medical questions before approval.

2020 Medigap Changes: No New Plans C and F

As of 2020, Medicare Supplement plans will no longer sell new Medigap Plan C or F. Congress has decided that new Medigap plans in 2020 will no longer cover the Part B deductible.

Medicare Supplement Plan High F Vs. F

There's Medicare Supplement Plan F and Plan F High Deductible, but what really is the difference. It's actually pretty simple. The two cover the exact same benefits, and the only difference is that you have to meet the deductible before the plan kicks in. We know this can be a little confusing, so...

Medicare Supplement Plan N Vs. C

Medicare Supplement plans, also known as Medigap, offer several plans. In this article we will compare Medigap Plan C to Plan N. The first thing you should know is that Plan C covers all but one infrequent used benefit offered by Medigap, while Plan N makes you pay out of pocket for frequent services.

Medicare Supplement Plan N Vs. F

Medicare Supplement plans N and F are compared by consumers frequently. While Plan N usually has a significantly lower monthly premium, it does leave gaps in coverage, as well as, you may have to pay a copay for doctor's office visits and emergency room visits.

Medigap Plan A Details

Medigap Plan A is a Medicare Supplement plan that covers some of the benefits that Original Medicare. While, Medigap Plan A will cover benefits, it leaves the most gaps in coverage...