How to Disenroll or Switch Medicare Plans for 2020 Coverage
The period formerly known as the Medicare Disenrollment Period (MADP) is now referred to as the Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment Period, which lasts from January 1 to March 31 each year. If you wan. . .
The Annual Election Period (AEP) for 2020 Medicare Enrollment
The 2020 Medicare Annual Election Period (AEP) is sometimes referred to by several names such as the 2020 Annual Enrollment Period or the Fall Medicare Open Enrollment Period. Despite the different. . .
How To Enroll In Medicare
Don’t miss your Medicare enrollment deadlines. Here we discuss how and when you should sign up for a range of Medicare health insurance options. You can enroll in Original Medicare (Medicare Part A. . .
What to Have Ready When You Call the Insurance Agent
When you’re ready to enroll in Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap), there is some information that your licensed agent will need to ensure you’re being matched with a plan that makes sense for. . .
Don’t Miss Your Medicare Enrollment Deadline
The first (and best) time you can enroll in Medicare is during your Medicare Initial Enrollment Period (IEP). Your IEP is a seven-month period that begins three months before you turn 65, includes you. . .
Medicare Enrollment Periods
At age 65, most people become eligible for Medicare. However, your enrollment opportunity actually begins before that. Below, we examine the three Medicare enrollment periods to help ensure you get e. . .
MyMedicare: A New Way to Manage Your Benefits
Managing your Medicare benefits has never been easier. MyMedicare. gov is a free online portal where Original Medicare recipients can access information related to their Medicare coverage and manage t. . .
How to Use Medicare.gov (2020 Update)
Medicare. gov makes it simple to find Medicare plans in your area. By filling out a brief questionnaire, you can see a list of Medicare options that may work for you. Below, we explore some of the . . .
Medicare Part B Enrollment | What You Need to Know
It's important that you prepare for Medicare Part B enrollment before you reach age 65. There are different aspects of enrollment that you should be aware of, and preparing now can help you ensure you. . .
How to Sign Up For Medicare Part B
As you approach your 65th birthday, you’ll be able to sign up for Medicare Part B. There are specific periods during which you can enroll in Medicare, so it's important that you sign up dur. . .