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Medicare Medical Savings Account Plans: The Rules

Medicare Medical Savings Account plans are a type of Medicare Advantage plan offered by private insurance companies that work with Medicare. They are similar...
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Today’s Hot Topics in Medicare News

Think You Can’t Afford Hospice Care? Guess Again BY HOSPICE OF CINCINNATI: When you or someone close to you needs care at the end of life,...
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Top 5 Medicare Mistakes to Avoid

Medicare will likely pay most of your healthcare costs after you turn 65, but it’s up to you to know how the system works...
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2018 Medicare Part B Overview

What is Medicare Part B coverage? Original Medicare is made up of two parts: Part A and Part B. While Part A covers hospital stays, Part B focuses on...
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Pre-Existing Conditions and Medigap

Pre-existing conditions, or prior health problems, it could be helpful for you to buy a Medicare Supplemental plan. It’s a common question as to...
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The Congressional Budget Deal: What it Means for Medicare

Early in the morning of February 9, Congress passed a two-year budget agreement which President Trump signed into law. Congress reached a deal on...
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Medicare Fraud: What’s Going On Now

Health care is a common target for thieves. The total health care spending in America was a whopping $3.3 trillion in 2016. Punishments for healthcare...
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Changes to Social Security in 2018

Over 66 million people collected Social Security benefits in 2017. Social Security can change from year to year, and it can be hard to...
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How to Save on Out-of-Pocket Medicare Costs

According to a study first published in Money magazine, the average 66-year-old couple will spend approximately 57% of their Social Security lifetime benefits on health...
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Medicare 2019 to See Increase in Pay and Opioid Oversight

Medicare Advantage to see payment increase in 2019 On Thursday, the U.S. government proposed a 1.84% payment increase for those enrolled in Medicare Advantage for...