Five costly mistakes new Medicare enrollees make!

1.    Enrolling in Medicare Part B at the wrong time. You should enroll in Medicare Part B three months prior to your 65th birthday, unless you will continue to have group health insurance coverage through your or your spouse’s employer.  If your employer has fewer than 20 employees you may still need to sign up … Read more

Medicare surprise for senior citizens not paying attention!

Seniors, open your mail and read it carefully. What you don’t know can hurt you. A special Medicare provision that allows private health insurance companies to enroll individuals who become eligible for Medicare into their Medicare Advantage coverage is costing surprised patients lots of money, according to news reports. The little known rule, called “seamless … Read more