Understanding The Medicare AEP Or Annual Enrollment Period

The best way for individuals who have Medicare coverage to ensure that you receive the best value possible is to compare the different plans prior to switching during the 2014 AEP or Annual Enrollment Period. There are four parts of Medicare Insurance Plans which includes Parts A, B, C/Medicare Advantage, and D. The AEP does… Continue reading Understanding The Medicare AEP Or Annual Enrollment Period

Is Medigap Insurance The Same As A Medicare Supplement?

Medigap insurance: Calling it what it is When you first become eligible for Medicare you should be excited and relieved that you can have some credible health insurance that won’t break the bank. But Medicare isn’t free and a share of the cost for Medicare-covered services is your responsibility. To help control some of those… Continue reading Is Medigap Insurance The Same As A Medicare Supplement?

A Brief Guide To Understanding Medigap Insurance

For those individuals who are not familiar with “Medigap” insurance, this is a Medicare supplement insurance offered by private carriers. This insurance helps individuals cover some of the health care costs that Medicare does not such as co-insurance, co-payments, and deductibles. On an important side note and to avoid any confusion, Medicare supplement and Medigap… Continue reading A Brief Guide To Understanding Medigap Insurance

What You Need To Know About Medicare Supplement Plan J

Should you keep your Medicare supplement Plan J or compare other plans? Oftentimes referred to as Medigap Supplement Plan J, Medicare Supplement Plan J covers certain costs that are not covered in basic Medicare benefits coverage. Unfortunately, Plan J is no longer available (effective May 31, 2010). However, the plan will remain in effect for… Continue reading What You Need To Know About Medicare Supplement Plan J

Medigap Comparison

The importance of Medigap comparison prior to selecting the right supplemental medical insurance for you or someone in your family cannot be overstated. With medical costs going through the roof in the last few years, it is very important to find a plan that suits your needs at a competitive price. The make-or-break moment happens… Continue reading Medigap Comparison

Medigap Insurance Rates

When selecting the right Medigap policy, one of the most important considerations is the Medigap insurance rates of each and every plan that you consider. In a perfect would, we would love to have the best coverage for the lowest price possible, but in real life we all know this is not going to happen.… Continue reading Medigap Insurance Rates