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The Truth Behind Those Medicare Commercials

Misleading television advertisements are on almost every channel these days and they get worse each year. The truth about all those Medicare commercials is that…

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A Case for Cancer Coverage

How It Began… It was 2015 when “Bert” turned 65. Bert was an ex-smoker who had quit smoking the second time (and the last time)…

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Part C and the Medicare Advantage

Part C also known as Medicare Advantage is an “all in one” Medicare health plan offering additional benefits. You may see Medicare Advantage plans called MA Plans

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2021 Medigap Plans

What are Medigap Plans and How Do They Differ From Medicare Supplements To begin, Medicare Supplements, sometimes referred to as Medigap Plans, have been around…

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How Does Medicare Work?

Medicare is available to anyone 65 or older, certain people under 65 who are disabled and people with End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD). Original Medicare (OM), as enacted in the 1960s, is composed of Part A and Part B. Medicare Part A covers

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Medicare Advantage and Virtual Healthcare

While many Medicare Advantage health plans already had some form of telemedicine in place, the ones that did not have scrambled to organize. Below, I have compiled a list of several insurance companies’ virtual

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