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Be Smart with Your Medicare Options

When it comes to Medicare, you’ve got some options. Here’s what to consider, and when you might want to make changes to your current plan.

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Avoid These 5 Big Medicare Mistakes

Medicare beneficiaries often make costly mistakes during the annual year-end “open enrollment” period during which they are allowed to make…

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Medicare Advantage Trap

When Americans become Medicare eligible, typically at age 65, they can choose to enroll in a Medicare Advantage plan, which…

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Medicare Will Pay to Help You Prevent Diabetes

If you get diabetes and your doctor prescribes medications, Medicare will kick in its allotted share of the drug costs.…

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Medicare Offers Free Weight-Loss Counseling

Medicare offers free weight-loss counseling, but fewer than 1% of Medicare’s 50 million beneficiaries use it—even though 30% of seniors…

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Medicare Premiums Could Soar

Medicare recently warned that Part B premiums could increase by as much as 52% for certain recipients in 2016. This…

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Medicare Traps 2015

Avoid These 4 Costly Mistakes If you fail to fully grasp certain Medicare rules, you could end up paying unnecessarily high…

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Medicare Mistakes: Traps That Can Leave You Without Enough Insurance

It’s that time of year again, when millions of people try to figure out whether they are making the right…

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Medicare Drug Plans

Answers to your vital questions Medicare Part D, also known as Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage, has been available for more…

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When a Medicare Claim Is Denied

How to fight back and win Many seniors assume that they have no choice but to pay when their Medicare…