Medicare Rate Increases in 2021: What You May Be Able to Expect
Medicare rate increases are typically announced late in the calendar year, so any Medicare cost changes effective for 2021 won’t be announced until late in 2020. In this guide, we take a look at Me. . .
Where Is a Medicare Office Near Me?
If you are looking for a Medicare office near you, look no further than your local Social Security office. The Social Security Administration (SSA) helps enroll Medicare beneficiaries, while the Cent. . .
The 2019 Medicare Part B Deductible: What It Is and How You Can Get Coverage
The Medicare Part B deductible increased from 2018 to 2019. The 2019 Part B deductible is $185 per year (up from $183 in 2018). This guide also explores the Part B deductible and some of the other 20. . .
Your Complete Guide to Medicare Special Needs Plans (SNP)
A Medicare Special Needs Plan (SNP) is a type of Medicare Advantage plan (Medicare Part C) that is designed to fit the health care needs of people with a certain health condition or circumstance. Med. . .
Compare Medicare Supplement Insurance Quotes | 2019 Medigap Quotes
How much do you pay for your Medicare coverage? Could you be paying less for your monthly premiums? Did you know that Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap) can help pay for some of your out-of-poc. . .
Your Guide to 2019 Medicare Costs
The various parts of Medicare can come with plenty of premiums, deductibles and cost-sharing mechanisms for beneficiaries to be aware of, such as coinsurance or copayments. In this guide, we detail 2. . .
12 Important Changes to Medicare in 2019
Each new year brings at least a few changes to Medicare. 2019 Medicare changes include increases to certain Medicare deductibles, coinsurance or copayments and certain Medicare premiums. Here are 12 . . .
The Medicare Supplement Plans Comparison Chart: Compare Medigap Benefits Side by Side
There are 10 standardized Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap) plans that are available in most states. These plans are labeled Plan A, B, C, D, F, G, K, L, M and N. You can use this Medicare Supp. . .
What’s the Average Cost of Medicare Part C?
The average premium for a Medicare Part C plan (also known as Medicare Advantage) was $35. 55 per month in 2018. 1 Medicare Advantage plans are sold by private insurance companies. Part C plan costs ca. . .
What’s the Average Cost of Medicare Part B in 2019?
There are two parts to Original Medicare — Part A (hospital insurance) and Part B (medical insurance). While most people receive Part A without a premium, most beneficiaries must pay a premium for . . .