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5 reasons Medicare Plan F is popular among baby boomers

December 5, 2019

When it comes to Medicare Supplement Insurance coverage, one plan option is considered the most popular. In fact, two-thirds of Medicare enrollees who purchase a Medigap plan opt for Plan F. Discover the benefits of Medigap Plan F and why this policy is so popular among baby boomers. 1. Medicare Plan F includes most deductibles,…

What does Medigap cover

Medicare Supplement Plans Comparison Chart

December 5, 2019

Medicare Supplement (Medigap) comparison charts provide a convenient way to compare the benefits these health care plans provide. However, many Americans don’t know how to use them correctly. This step-by-step guide will help you compare Medicare Supplement plans correctly and find the best plan for your needs. Understand the Layout of Medicare Supplement Plans Comparison…

Will Medicare Cover My Dental, Vision, and Hearing Needs?

Dental, Vision, and Hearing insurance options

December 5, 2019

As people enroll in Medicare, many forget to make note of its limits. While Medicare Part A covers emergency room situations, it’s a different story when it comes to covering vision and dental procedures. It is important to understand your options and what everything covers, so you’re prepared when your doctor or dentist prescribes treatments…

Diabetes: Finding an insurance plan

Finding a Medicare Insurance Plan for Diabetes

August 15, 2019

Today, the American Diabetes Association estimates that nearly 30 million people in the United States have diabetes. Specifically for older adults, around 25% of seniors (or about 12 million people) have diabetes, according to the Centers for Disease Control. The World Health Organization expects diabetes to be the seventh leading cause of death worldwide by…

Do Medicare supplement plans automatically renew

What happens if you don’t renew a Medigap plan?

November 29, 2017

Whether you deal with a chronic condition and you have significant medical expenses or you simply want to ensure that your future needs are met at the lowest possible cost, you need the peace of mind that Medicare provides. But what happens if you forget to renew your plan? Do Medicare supplement plans automatically renew?…