What is Medicare Part C

Posted on: May 7, 2018 by Chris Grimmond

Medicare Advantage or Medicare Part C is another way to receive Medicare.  “Original Medicare” is a combination of Medicare Part A and Part B.  It is called “Original Medicare” because that was its first plan in the late 60’s.  Medicare Part A was hospital insurance and Medicare Part B was added later.  It included doctor […] Read More

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Picking Medicare Plan

Posted on: April 24, 2018 by Chris Grimmond

When people arrive at the doorstep of Medicare at age 65, they are confronted with the daunting task of picking a Medicare plan.  Most people find picking Medicare plan overwhelming and confusing. 100’s of Supplements to Pick From Insurance companies offer hundreds of different Medicare supplements, Medicare Advantage plans, and Medicare Part D prescription drug […] Read More

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Medicare Travel Tips

Posted on: June 19, 2017 by Chris Grimmond

We’ve all experienced that less than happy holiday vacation spent ill. What’s worse is getting sick abroad and worrying about Medicare insurance coverage. If you’re planning a winter getaway, check out and share our healthy Medicare travel tips to ensure your vacation goes off without a hitch. Prevention Whether you’re going foreign or domestic, Medicare […] Read More

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Medicare Eligibility

Posted on: May 21, 2017 by Chris Grimmond

One of the most common questions we receive is: “Am I eligible for Medicare?” Well, there’s no black and white answer to Medicare eligibility. Your Medicare eligibility may depend on several different situations. Luckily, we make Medicare easy—this post will show you how and when to apply for Medicare based on your unique situation. Medicare Eligibility You become […] Read More

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Medicare Changes Part B Deductible

Posted on: February 13, 2017 by Chris Grimmond

Medicare Changes Part B Deductible Medicare changes came out in December.  The Medicare changes Part B deductible was an increase.  The Medicare Part B deductible for 2016 was $166.  The 2017 Part B deductible is $183.  While the $17 increase is small in dollar terms, it was a 10% increase.  That’s big!  Part B Deductible What […] Read More

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Medicare Changes Part A Deductible

Posted on: February 6, 2017 by Chris Grimmond

Medicare Changes Part A Deductible Medicare changes for 2017 came out in December.  One of the changes was for Medicare Part A.  Part A is the hospital side of Medicare.  It does not cost anything because you paid the Medicare Part A premium during your working years.  It was part of your payroll taxes.  The […] Read More

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Medicare Changes

Posted on: January 13, 2017 by Chris Grimmond

Medicare Part B Medicare changes almost every year.  Medicare changes for 2017 are significant.  The Medicare Part B monthly premium is the change that hits people first.  For Medicare beneficiaries who were on Medicare before 2016, the increase will be from $104.90 to $109 per month.  For those who began Medicare Part B in 2016, the premium will […] Read More

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What is Medicare?

Posted on: August 22, 2016 by Chris Grimmond

What is Medicare?  A basic question.  Or rather, why should anyone care about Medicare?   The reason people should care is that most bankruptcies are medical bankruptcies.  In other words, if you wish to protect your retirement nest egg from bill collectors, Medicare is important to know about.  There are few things that are more disturbing than a pile […] Read More

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More Than Medicare Supplement Plans

Posted on: August 17, 2016 by Chris Grimmond

More Than Medicare Supplement Plans I help people sign up for Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B.  We go to Medicare.gov and run their medications.  I check to make sure their doctors and hospitals are in network for the Medicare Advantage plans.  I explain their Medicare eligibility and show All the Medicare supplement plans, […] Read More

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Delay Medicare Enrollment

Posted on: August 13, 2016 by Chris Grimmond

Delay Medicare Enrollment Many people work past 65.  They continue on with them employer group coverage.  They delay Medicare enrollment.  At 66+, they wonder what to do about Medicare. How to Enroll after 65 Here is what to do.  Go to Medicare.gov.  Click on “Forms, Help, Resources” on the top right. Then click on “Medicare […] Read More

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