Medicare Annual Election Period

Medicare Annual Election Period Simplified: What is the “Annual election period” or AEP?  This is the period in which Medicare eligible beneficiaries are able to make certain changes to your Medicare Advantage and Part D plans.  When does it take...

Parts of Medicare

Parts of Medicare Simplified: Medicare can seem very complicated and daunting at a first glance but if we break Medicare down into its “Parts”, there are 4 parts, it quickly becomes clear what coverage is provided and what your options are. The 4 parts of...

Medicare Part D

Medicare Part D Simplified: Medicare Part D Plans are Medicare regulated private insurance drug plans that give you lower cost on prescriptions. Once you enroll in a Medicare Part D plan in your state, you will now pay a set copay instead of the full cost of the...

Medicare Enrollment Periods

Medicare Enrollment Periods Simplified What are Medicare Enrollment Periods? Simply, Medicare enrollment periods are times you can enroll in Medicare and Medicare plans. When put simply, it seems very straight forward. However, in practice, they can get very confused...

Employer Coverage and Medicare

Employer Coverage and Medicare If you are turning 65 soon or are already 65+ and are looking into what your options are for healthcare, odds are you may be covered under an employer group coverage. This raises quite a few scenarios and concerns as to how this will...