Having completed the stand-alone Medicare Part D (PDP) evaluation for my mom (assuming she will stay with original Medicare), I am now ready to see if a Medicare Advantage plan (Medicare Part C) Continue Reading….
To complete the evaluation for finding my mom’s cheapest Medicare Part D plan (see BB’s Medicare Open Enrollment: Stand-Alone Prescription Drug Plans ), I will narrow down the selection by Continue Reading….
Welcome to the second part of my step-by-step guide for evaluating my mom’s Medicare choices during the 2017 annual Medicare Open Enrollment. In this blog post, I will be presenting Continue Reading….
It’s time for the annual Medicare Open Enrollment (October 15-December 7). Any changes current Medicare beneficiaries make during the Medicare Open Enrollment will take effect on January 1, 2017. If no Continue Reading….
The annual open enrollment for Medicare beneficiaries is almost here (October 15-December 7) and I just saw my first Medicare Advantage plan TV advertisement. Most Medicare beneficiaries have a choice of receiving their Continue Reading….
One Medicare plan is all seniors need! The concept of giving consumers many Medicare insurance choices has been drummed into our heads as a good thing. More choice means more Continue Reading….
This brief summary about Medigap supplemental insurance is written to give you an overall picture from the individual’s point of view. BB’s Medigap Must Knows below is the background you Continue Reading….
Whether you are newly eligible for Medicare coverage or exploring options during the annual open enrollment (October 15-December 7), you will be confronted with many Medicare choices. Many of the Continue Reading….
In all my discussions on the affordability side of Affordable Health Care and Beyond for ALL Americans, it is important to always “follow the money” from the source. Medicare funding paid out $638.7 Continue Reading….
A new trend from original (traditional) Medicare to Medicare Advantage is currently happening. In 2005, 13% of all Medicare-eligible beneficiaries were Medicare Advantage enrollees and in 2016, the number was Continue Reading….