Medicare Out-of-Pocket Costs
Original Medicare (Medicare Part A and Part B) covers some hospital and medical costs, but you're responsible for certain out-of-pocket costs, such as deductibles, copayments and coinsurance. Medic. . .
Choosing between Medigap Plan F and G
Medigap Plan G is a high-benefit plan that is commonly overlooked for the more-popular Plan F. However, Plan G is very similar to Plan F and may be cheaper in some cases. According to a 2016 article . . .
Can spouses share the same Medicare Supplement policy?
You cannot be on the same Medicare Supplement insurance policy as your husband or wife; you must have separate policies. However, you and your spouse may be able to get a discount if you both buy indi. . .
2015 Medicare costs
Medicare Part B premiums and deductibles in 2015 will remain the same as those in 2014, while Medicare Part A costs will change moderately, according to an announcement from the U. S. Department of Hea. . .
Medigap brokers vs. Medigap agents
Medigap brokers are often confused with Medigap agents, but there are important differences between the two groups. A Medigap insurance agent usually represents a single insurance company, whereas a . . .
2015 Open Enrollment & Medigap
The 2015 Medicare Open Enrollment Period (OEP) is fast approaching. During this time, you can make changes to your Medicare coverage, such as joining or leaving a Medicare Advantage Plan and/or Medica. . .
Medicare Supplement Insurance open enrollment period
Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap) has a six-month open enrollment period (OEP). Your open enrollment period begins when you are both: 65 years old and Enrolled in Medicare Part B Unlike. . .
Does Medigap cover dental and vision care?
Medicare Supplement Insurance does not include dental and vision coverage. According to Medicare. gov, “Medigap policies generally don’t cover long-term care, vision or dental care, hearing aids, e. . .
Are You Satisfied With Your Medigap Coverage?
A whopping 94% of senior citizens with Medicare Supplement insurance policies say they are satisfied with their health insurance coverage, according to a report by America’s Health Insurance Plans (. . .
High-Deductible Medigap Plan F
High deductible Plan F provides the same level of coverage as the standard Plan F with potentially lower monthly premiums. The tradeoff for these lower monthly premiums is a high deductible. In 2019. . .