Medicare & Social Security Enrollments
Enrolling into Medicare & Social Security at the same time When it comes to taking retirement benefits from Social Security and Medicare, it may not always make sense to enroll in both benefits at the same time. Typically, individuals are
Medicare Saving Account Plans (MSA)
MSA - Medicare Savings Account When it comes to Medicare in Minnesota, there are over 400 plan combinations that an individual can have. Choices are great but shopping for coverage alone can quickly seem overwhelming. Medicare Savings Account (MSA) plans
Medicare Part D & the Donut Hole
Medicare Part D & the Donut Hole Medicare Part D may seem simple at the surface, but it can create surprises for some Medicare beneficiaries. There are features within this coverage that's unique to Medicare and can lead to higher
Why purchase insurance with my Original Medicare?
Why do I need additional insurance with Original Medicare? Medicare does not cover all your medical needs at 100% and does not cover everything. Let’s break down the basics. Original Medicare Part A & Part B of Medicare are considered
What does Original Medicare cover?
What does Original Medicare cover? Medicare can seem daunting at times and if you are approaching your 65th birthday, it can feel like you have a target on your back with all the solicitations that you are receiving from health
What should I consider when reviewing Medicare plans?
What should I consider when reviewing Medicare plans? Understanding the complexities of Medicare can be daunting and knowing when to start planning is crucial to avoid unnecessary costs. It is best to begin planning within six to twelve months of
Income & Medicare Premiums
IRMAA -for Medicare Beneficaries Medicare does not cost the same for everyone, and some individuals are subject to pay higher premiums due to their income. We will quickly break down what you need to know to avoid paying more for
Medicare & HSA
Medicare & HSA You made it! It may seem surreal that Medicare is finally approaching your doorstep and the discussions around the water cooler about Medicare with your colleagues are not getting you the answers you need. One thing to
How to Sign Up for Medicare
How to Sign Up for Medicare Signing up for Medicare is not the same process for everyone and acting at the right time for your situation could save you thousands of dollars over time in retirement. When the time comes,
Medicare & Enrollment Periods
Enrollment Periods with Medicare Medicare is not automatic for everyone; signing up just because you are 65 is not always the best strategy. We will break down enrollment periods with Medicare and share tips along the way. Initial Enrollment Period