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Medicare Supplement Plans (Medigap)

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Original Medicare only covers 80% of your Medicare expenses. So you are responsible to pay 20% of Medicare bills. However, when you buy a Medigap Plan, it covers your 20% of Medicare bills. This includes Part A (hospital coverage) deductible of $1408 in 2020.

Read the following blog posts for more information about Medigap Plans including their many benefits.

Medicare Supplement Insurance Underwriting

Medicare Supplement Insurance without Underwriting Medicare Supplement insurance underwriting is NEVER required when you are first eligible and Apply for Medicare during your initial Open Enrollment Period (OEP). This is a 7-month period: 3 months before you turn 65, the month you turn 65, and 3 months after you turn 65. As a result, you […]

Medicare Plan F and G

Which is Better Medicare Plan F vs. Plan G? In the video above, Robert Bache, owner of Senior Healthcare Direct, compares Medicare Plan F and Plan G. MedicareBob covers two important changes to Medicare in 2020. First, MACRA law is now in effect and you should have a new Medicare ID card. This law helps […]

Silver Sneakers Medicare Plans

What is Silver Sneakers? Silver Sneakers is a health and fitness program for Medicare beneficiaries 65 years or older. Thus, if your a senior Medicare Plans may pay for Silver Sneakers. Members of Silver Sneakers have access to thousands of gyms, community centers, and other participating fitness location across the nation. As a member you […]

Medicare Supplement Plan F Rates

Medicare Supplement Plan F Rates Medicare Supplement Plan F rates in 2020 will increase more than normal for a number of reasons. A big reason is MACRA law. What is MACRA? MACRA is the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015. This law will become effective January 1, 2020 and will change Medicare supplement […]

Medicare Supplement Plans in Your State

Medicare Supplement Plans Nationwide Shop and Save on Medigap plans in your State MedicareBob shares three things you should know about Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plans in your State. You can shop and save today. There is no December 7th deadline. Therefore, you can shop and save all year. The letter of your Medicare Supplement plan […]

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Medicare 2020: Medicare Advantage vs. Supplement Plan, which is better?

Medicare 2020: Medicare Advantage vs. Supplement Plan There are a number of differences between Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement plan. The Medicare 2020 chart below highlights the major differences. For easy reference, benefits are green and disadvantages are red. 2020 Medicare Advantage vs Medicare Supplement Medicare Advantage has a smaller, local network of providers. While […]

2020 Medicare Supplement Plan and 2020 Medicare Advantage Plan