When you use Medicare for your health insurance, you may be burdened by some out-of-pocket costs in addition to your monthly Part B premiums. Aside from the basic benefits that come with Medicare Parts A and B (Original Medicare), you can also seek further coverage with a Medicare Supplement plan. These plans will cover many […]
If you have a medical condition as a result of your military service, then you likely qualify for VA benefits. With VA benefits, you get access to a monthly stipend and VA healthcare. This leaves many veterans wondering how (or if) Medicare and VA benefits can work together to provide them with the healthcare they […]
The California “Birthday Rule” allows folks who have a Medicare Supplement plan to change to a different plan of equal or lesser benefit, 30 days before and after their birthday, without being subject to medical underwriting.
Medicare Supplement Plans (also known as Medigap) help add additional coverage to your Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B plans. However, it’s not always easy to know when you can switch from one Medicare Supplement Plan to another.
Some people can benefit from Medicare before they turn 65. However, you must meet certain disability requirements to qualify for Medicare before 65.