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Garrett Ball

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Garrett is the founder/President of Secure Medicare Solutions, a leading, independent Medicare insurance agency. Since 2007, Garrett has worked with tens of thousands of people turning 65 or already on Medicare to understand, compare and choose Medicare insurance that fits their specific needs and situation.

His latest project is 65Medicare.org, an online hub for people just starting with Medicare, which is focused on distilling difficult Medicare questions into easy-to-understand resources.

Garrett resides in North Carolina with his lovely wife, Celeste, and three spirited children.

As you age, certain medical equipment may be necessary. If you use durable medical equipment (DME) and/or medical supplies which...

One of the common problems new Medicare beneficiaries encounter is missing important Medicare enrollment deadlines and incurring the resulting penalties....

As part of a plan to reduce the likelihood of identity theft, CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) is...

3 Rating Methodologies: Attained-Age, Issue-Age and Community There are three rating methodologies that insurance companies can use when they sell Medigap policies...

How Much Does Healthcare Cost Around the World? It is widely known that the United States spends more money per...

Have you wondered why some people can bypass all those medical questions on Medigap applications, while others must answer them? ...

If you need to drop, change or enroll in a Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plan, you can do it at any...

What is Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage (Part D)?            Prescription drug coverage is available to everyone who is enrolled in Part...

When you change your residence, whether it be in the same city you are living, a different city or out...

When you look over the Medigap coverage chart, which shows the standardized Medigap plans, you may notice an asterisk beside...

With the arrival of the Medicare annual election period, now is the time to compare your Part D plan to...

The Medicare Annual Enrollment Period: How to Make Changes to Your Plans Now that we are in October, the attention...

When you are turning 65, you most certainly get inundated with information from all different sources – direct mail, phone...

When is the Medicare Open Enrollment Period? The Medicare Open Enrollment period is terminology that many people often use to...

While Medicare does cover much more preventive care than many people realize, original Medicare (Part A and Part B) does...

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