When choosing a Medicare Supplement company, there are many things to consider. You will want to look at financial stability, policies in-force, customer service, and of course rates. For this list, we considered all the criteria mentioned. We also looked at total Medicare Supplement sales by each company for 2015, and the availability of plans offered by each company nationwide.
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Ken Boesch, has long been recognized as a leading authority in the Senior Health Market. Throughout his 27 year career, he has specialized in product development, product distribution and direct sales. Focusing on the Senior Market, Ken has provided Medigap coverage to over a million individuals.
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Deciding between a Medicare Supplement Plan F or Medicare Supplement Plan G can be a tough decision for many seniors. To help, we’ll break down the differences between these two plans and clearly explain the reasons for choosing one type of coverage over the other.
The Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period 2017, also know as MAPD starts on January 1st and ends on February 14th. During this time each year, Medicare-eligible seniors can make changes to their existing health insurance coverage. Here is a guideline to the changes you are able to make.
The Annual Enrollment Period is the best time to check your current coverage against the competition. Any 2017 changes to your plan, such as rate increases, benefit reductions, and loss of specific drug coverage will be locked in when it’s over. Get a free no-obligation policy checkup.
These 10 questions will test your Medicare Supplement knowledge. We designed the Medicare Supplement Quiz to be fun and informative. If you are trying to decide on the right coverage for you, this can help.
With this simple quiz, we ask ten questions to help determine the best coverage based on your benefit preferences. The quiz is designed to be an entertaining way to learn about the differences between Medicare Supplements and Medicare Advantage Plans.
The Medicare Premium Increase in 2017 could be substantial when announced on October 1st. Projections have some seniors seeing increases as high as 22% on their Part B Premium. It is estimated 1 in 3 seniors could pay as much as $149 a month. There is also a reported increase of the Medicare Part B Deductible from $166 to $204.
Think you know Medicare? Take the Medicare Quiz and find out were you really stand. These 10 questions will test your knowledge of Medicare and your options.
You can enroll in a Prescription Drug Plan due to changes made by The Medicare Prescription Drug Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003. The legislation created new drug coverage options for seniors eligible for Medicare.
The Medicare Advantage Star Ratings system is used by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). It’s a quality rating system with the highest score being five stars. How is this rating determined and how much should it be considered when choosing a plan?
Standardized Medicare Supplements, also known as Medigap or Supplemental Insurance came into law in 1992. Since then, all plans sold must offer the same benefits as defined by their plan type regardless of the insurance company.
When it comes to choosing a Medicare Supplement Plan, there’s a lot to consider. With all the information available online, it can also be a little confusing.
Shoppers have many options when comparing Mississippi Medicare Supplements, also know as Medigap Plans or Gap Insurance. You will want to do your homework. Rates can vary significantly between the different companies, areas and plans. Comparing all the rates is the only way to be sure you are paying the lowest premium for your plan.
There are many options when choosing a Texas Medicare Supplement, also known as Medigap Plans or Gap Insurance. With all of the choices, you will want to review a Medicare Supplement Comparison showing all of the rates and all the plans in your area.
After six months of opening our doors we are expanding with a national television campaign. Doug Llewelyn, who you might remember from the People’s Court will be our spokesman.
At Medigap Planners we speak with hundreds of seniors daily regarding Medicare Supplements and other types of health insurance coverage. Here is a list of some of the most frequently asked questions.
When asking what is a Medicare Supplement, it is first important to understand Medicare and how it works. Medicare covers 80% of approved health care expenses. Medicare Supplements, also known as Medigap Plans, are designed to cover the remaining 20%.
When it comes to supplementing your Medicare Part A and Part B benefits you have a few options. If you are shopping for coverage, it is important to understand the differences between your available choices.
Shopping for a Medicare Supplement can be confusing. Hopefully, this post about the benefits of owning a Medigap Plan N will make the decision process easier. In full disclosure, I will always recommend you buy a Medigap Plan N if it is competitively priced in your area. Here’s why.
Congratulations! Turning 65 is a milestone. You’ve worked hard and hopefully saved enough for retirement. Either way, this is the time to make some necessary decisions regarding your healthcare and finances. The following is a turning 65 checklist to help guide you through this critical period.