Women and Medicare: 5 Ways to Protect Yourself

November 15, 2013 /// No Comments

Women comprise the majority of Medicare beneficiaries (56%), with this number reaching 72% by the time seniors reach 85. Women have special Medicare needs, we have compiled a list of 5 things women can do to prevent disease and expensive…

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Medigap Guaranteed Renewal and Issuance

November 6, 2013 /// 4 Comments

Medigap, also known Medicare Supplement insurance, offers guaranteed renewal and issuance, however you only have one opportunity in most states to enroll.

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Anthem: High F or G Medigap Plans No Longer Offered in Some States

November 5, 2013 /// 2 Comments

Anthem Medigap High Deductible F and G plans are no longer available for new members effective January 1, 2014, in Wisconsin, Virginia, Kentucky, Indiana, and…

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Anthem Allows Some MA Members to Switch to Medigap

November 5, 2013 /// No Comments

Some Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage plans will be discontinued, effective December 31, 2013, in Wisconsin, Virginia, Ohio, Nevada, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Colorado, and…

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Nearing 65: Standard & Preferred Medigap

October 31, 2013 /// 12 Comments

As many seniors are nearing the milestone age of 65 there are a lot Medicare Insurance questions about Medigap policies. One of these questions is what is the difference between a standard and preferred Medigap policy. It’s actually pretty simple.

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Medigap Plan F Vs. Plan F ‘Select’

October 30, 2013 /// 22 Comments

For those turning 65 you’ve probably heard of Medigap Plan F -it’s the Cadillac of senior health plans. What you may not have heard of is…

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Almost 65? 4 Medigap Things to Know

October 29, 2013 /// No Comments

You’re almost 65 and about to transition to senior health insurance. One of your options is Medicare Supplement Insurance, also known as Medigap. Here are a few things that you should know about Medigap…

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Medigap May Save Your Life

October 24, 2013 /// No Comments

Medigap, Medicare Supplemental Insurance, covers the gaps that Original Medicare doesn’t cover financially. For those with only Medicare, cuts in coverage are linked to an increased mortality rate.

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Medicare Says: 65 & Over Get Your $0 Flu Shot

October 22, 2013 /// 2 Comments

Take advantage of your Medicare plan and get your $0 Flu shot. This is all part of the ACA’s $0 preventive care for seniors 65 and over…

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65 and ACA: 2 Ways it Affects Medicare Advantage

October 17, 2013 /// No Comments

There are a lot of rumors of how ObamaCare will affect seniors 65 and over when it comes to Medicare Advantage plans. There are two big changes. One good, one, maybe not so good for you. Let us explain.

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