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Our storytelling continues!

Educate, educate, educate….

This time of year can get extra nutty for us as the TV lights up with Medicare commercial. Joe Namath is talking about all the of free things someone can get with their choice of plans and more. In our world, people retire and turn 65 every single day of the year so, yes, this...
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The Devil’s in the Details

Listen in to my conversation with a future Medicare beneficiary about physical therapy.  The podcast link is HERE   Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)
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Learning, learning & learning…

After years in the Medicare space, we constantly come back to the fact that Medicare “just” requires a bit of learning about so that you (a) do the right thing and; sometimes more importantly (b) avoid doing the wrong thing. Lately, it seems that we’ve uncovered many Medicare errors that really could have been avoided...
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Appealing Medicare Surcharges

Phone call just now from a couple that an advisor sent to us… They took a “bunch” of money out of an account to do something with in 2017. Up went the IRMAA for Medicare. (the $352 monthly level) Mr. Client just turned 65 so he was shocked with the amounts to pay. Mrs. Client...
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Getting Ready for the Annual “Crazy Time”

Our agency is a virtual one. What we mean is that we have 99.9% of our conversations with people over the phone. It’s easily done with Medicare (which surprises some!) But, we are asked routinely – “but, where are you sitting right now”? Six of us are sitting in Michigan and one of us is...
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Turning 65 ——- do it right!

I was with a corporation recently and a gal asked about her father and Medicare. Happens all the time… “I’m thinking about my dad, he blah blah blah”. Well, what dad did in this case was signed up for only Medicare Part A because he didn’t want to pay any premium. I quizzed the daughter.....
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Our e-book – What to do at age 64.5!

We like helping you be prepared. So, in our “not rocket science” fashion, CLICK THE GREEN LINK BELOW and give us a call. What to do at 64.5 E-Book! Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)
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Medigap and Pre-Existing Conditions

One HUGE topic in the Medicare world should be, yes “should” be, about the connection between pre-existing conditions and Medicare eligibility. Much of the population doesn’t realize that during the Medicare years, pre-existing condition issues and insurance coverage have NOT been eliminated.  Under current law (and only with the NON-Medicare population), health insurance carriers cannot...
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