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How a Medicare Agent Can Help You During AEP

Each year before the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) arrives, it’s smart to prepare for this opportunity to review your coverage. Finding the right Medicare plan that meets your needs can be challenging; however, there are local independent Medicare insurance agents that can, at no cost, offer you assistance with your plan evaluation and research. …

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Compare Medicare Plan Options

How to Evaluate Your Medicare Advantage and Part D Plan Options During AEP

The Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) presents Medicare beneficiaries like yourself with the opportunity to change your existing coverage choice each year from October 15 – December 7. It’s easy to be overwhelmed by all the available options for Medicare Advantage plans (formally referred to as Medicare Part C plans) and Part D prescription drug plans, …

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Medicare Special Enrollment Period

Understanding Medicare Special Enrollment Periods

In the United States, Medicare benefits help provide health care coverage for more than 60 million people, from beneficiaries turning 65 to individuals with qualifying medical conditions. Enrollment periods guide when Medicare beneficiaries are able to enroll, disenroll or change their Medicare plan. Since you can incur lifetime penalties if you miss enrollment deadlines, it’s …

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Select a Medicare advantage plan in your area

How to Select a Medicare Advantage Plan in Your Area

If you’re among the 17.8% of the United States population who are covered by Medicare, you may decide to receive your Medicare benefits through a Medicare Advantage plan. Medicare Advantage, also called Medicare Part C, allows you to obtain your Original Medicare benefits (Part A and Part B) and additional benefits through a Medicare-approved private …

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How to Sign Up for Medicare and Where to Find Enrollment Assistance

Medicare is a government-sponsored health insurance program for Americans who are 65 years or older, and certain younger individuals with qualifying disabilities, End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). There are different methods of signing up for Medicare and finding enrollment assistance, including seeking the assistance of a local Medicare insurance agent. The …

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