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Guide for Federal Retirees and Medicare Part B

Guide for Federal Retirees and Medicare Part B

Medicare Part B covers physician and outpatient services. Part B can include ambulance services and durable medical equipment as well as laboratory tests and x-rays. While most seniors get Medicare Part A “premium free”, most seniors pay a monthly premium for Medicare Part B. Generally, Part B premiums are taken out of your monthly Social […]

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Guide to Medicare Supplemental Insurance (Medigap)

Guide to Medicare Supplemental Insurance (Medigap)

Medicare Supplement Insurance, also known as Medigap, is a private insurance policy that helps pay some of the health care costs that Original Medicare doesn’t cover, like copayments, co-insurance, and deductibles. Some Medigap policies offer coverage for services that the Original Medicare does not cover. Examples are the medical care when you travel outside the […]

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Medicare OEP 2020: How Mrs. Jones Made Changes to Her Medicare Advantage Plan

The new year is upon us and so is Medicare Open Enrollment Period (OEP) 2020. Yes, just when Annual Enrollment Period 2020 has finished, it’s time for OEP 2020! We know the Medicare system can be difficult, so today we’re going to follow Mrs. Jones through the Medicare Open Enrollment Period. Mrs. Jones is a […]

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How to Enroll in Medicare if You’re Working Past 65

How to Enroll in Medicare if You’re Working Past 65

For decades, the gold standard for retirement age was 65. But in the last several years, we’ve seen the retirement age inch up with many folks working past 65. Now, 20 percent of Americans age 65 and older are participating in the workforce—the highest rate in nearly six decades. Some of this is due to […]

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Guide for Federal Retirees and Medicare Part B

Guide for Federal Retirees and Medicare Part B

Medicare Part B covers physician and outpatient services. Part B can include ambulance services and durable medical equipment as well as laboratory tests and x-rays. While most seniors get Medicare Part A “premium free”, most seniors pay a monthly premium for Medicare Part B. Generally, Part B premiums are taken out of your monthly Social […]

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