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I’ve watched this situation unfold several times. The most recent example was with Denise and her mother. I sat across Denise’s kitchen table as we answered each other questions. After I learned enough about her to make a recommendation for a CT Medicare insurance option, I helped her look over the her CT Medicare Advantage

Worst Kind of Medicare Insurance Agent You probably developed a B* detector that will spot the worst kind of agent long before you had any interest in Medicare. Your gut talks to you when faced with a fast-talking, slick salesperson who only has his or short-term interest in mind. If you can’t literally see their

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A $0 premium Medicare Advantage Plan is very attractive to many. For others sounds too good to be true. Many just have a hard time wrapping their heads around the concept. But there are several low cost Medigap and Advantage plans to residents of the State of Connecticut. Medicare enrollees have options that others do

If you qualify for Veterans Administration benefits, thank you for serving our country. Thank you for giving people like me the unearned luxury of taking for granted the freedoms we have here. I also want to apologize for how often I’ve taken your service for granted. Is Coverage from the Veterans Administration Enough? If you

If you get “creditable” health insurance coverage from your employer and you are happy with that coverage, you should probably keep that it past age 65. Delaying will keep the monthly premium for Medicare Part B in your bank account a little longer. (The monthly premium for Medicare Part B is $134 in 2017.) Your

This is the seventh in this series. To start at the beginning, go to 5 Questions to Ask Before Enrolling. If you have answered the five questions listed below, you should have a short list of plans to consider Will you need non-emergency medical care while traveling? Which policies include your prescriptions on their formulary

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What will you pay in copays and other cost shares? This is the sixth in this series. To start at the beginning, go to 5 Questions to Ask Before Enrolling. Your decision will be easier to make if you first estimate how often you will see doctors and other medical professionals in the next year.

Are Your Doctors in The Network? This is the fifth in this series. To start at the beginning, go to 5 Questions to Ask Before Enrolling. Unless you want to risk having a strange doctor aggressively exam your half nude body with a cold stethoscope during your next annual exam, you should make sure your

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Will You Need Non-Emergency Medical Care While Traveling? This is the second in this series. To start at the beginning, go to 5 Questions to Ask Before Enrolling. Imagine yourself in an emergency room far from home. The ER doctor wants you to undergo an expensive test after your accident. You thought you were fine,

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CT Medicare Medical Insurance — 5 Questions to Ask Before Enrolling Introduction Tens of thousands of dollars of unpaid medical bills, or worse — a denial of life saving medical care can be the result of enrolling in the wrong Medicare insurance plan. Fortunately, when you finish reading this series you will see how easy