Are You on Medicare? Beware Coronavirus Scammers
Are You on Medicare? Beware Coronavirus Scammers

on May 19, 2020

Fall for one of these scams, and you could be on the hook for Medicare costs.

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Not Asking About This in the Hospital Can Cost You Thousands

on February 5, 2020

Medicare recipients who fail to clarify their hospital status can pay a high price.

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Should You Trust the Official Medicare Website?

on December 3, 2019

Critics warn that inconsistent information on the federal government’s Medicare website can mislead you.

How to Save Hundreds of Dollars on Medicare Drug Costs
How to Save Hundreds of Dollars on Medicare Drug Costs

on November 11, 2019

Tired of paying high drug costs despite having Medicare health insurance? Now is the time to act.

Seniors Rate This Type of Medicare Higher for Satisfaction
Seniors Rate This Type of Medicare Higher for Satisfaction

on November 7, 2019

Is Original Medicare or Medicare Advantage better? Here’s what one survey found.

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New Benefits Coming to Medicare Advantage Plans

on October 21, 2019

New benefits are on the horizon for 2020. Find out what they are.

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3 Reasons You Can’t Rely on Medicare Alone

on October 18, 2019

Counting on Medicare to cover health care costs can jeopardize your retirement plans.

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This New Free Medicare App Tells You ‘What’s Covered’

on August 17, 2019

Medicare now offers seniors another way to learn whether their insurance will pay for a medical service or product.

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Why Some Seniors Will Get a Surprise Medicare Bill Soon

on June 23, 2019

If you get a letter about overdue Medicare premiums, don’t assume it’s a mistake or a scam — you may indeed owe money.

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2-Minute Money Manager: What’s the Best Medicare Supplement Insurance?

on April 8, 2019

Don’t wait until you’re 65 to start learning about Medicare, or Medicare Supplement Insurance. Here’s what you need to know.

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3 Major Medicare Costs That Will Increase in 2019

on December 23, 2018

Seniors can expect premium and deductible increases for both Part A and Part B in the new year. Find out how much you will pay.

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New Medicare Tool Lets You Compare Prices of Outpatient Procedures

on December 7, 2018

Here’s a new way to save yourself hundreds to thousands of dollars in health care costs — and it takes just minutes.

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7 Places Where Medicare Advantage Now Costs at Least $7,000 a Year

on November 27, 2018

In six states and the nation’s capital, the type of Medicare that’s often considered cheaper will still cost you.

8 Services Medicare Advantage Won’t Cover Without Preapproval
8 Services Medicare Advantage Won’t Cover Without Preapproval

on November 9, 2018

If you fail to understand this Medicare health insurance quirk, you could get stuck footing the bill for pricey medical services.

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A Big Change to a Popular Medicare Option Might Increase Your Costs

on September 30, 2018

The countdown has begun to a change that will affect current and future Medicare policyholders. Find out what to do now to make sure you have the right coverage.

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Why Many Retirees Are Due for an $1,800-a-Year Medicare Price Shock

on June 28, 2018

If you fall victim to this mistake, your monthly costs might be higher in retirement than you anticipate.

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You’ll Need to Wait Longer for a New Medicare Card

on April 17, 2018

Here’s when all Medicare beneficiaries can now expect to receive the revamped cards.

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Medicare Advantage Plans That Pay for Meals and Air Conditioners?

on April 5, 2018

Next year, insurance plans might cover more benefits that help improve quality of life — from healthy food to transportation to medical appointments.

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How to Avoid Scams That Target Your New Medicare Card

on March 26, 2018

A new rash of Medicare scams has broken out at a critical time. Here’s how to protect yourself and loved ones.

22 Health Care Services You Get Free With Medicare
22 Health Care Services You Get Free With Medicare

on February 26, 2018

These freebies will save you money — and they just might save your life.

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