There’s a lot of confusion surrounding what Medicare Advantage (which is sometimes called “Part C”) is compared to the plain old “Original” Medicare. Let’s clear up that confusion. What Is Medicare Advantage? Medicare Advantage was introduced by the federal government in 1995. It was created to give people more options when it comes to their…

Having an insurance policy as a senior truly does provide a lot of benefits. Did you know that the government is giving out free cell phones for seniors on Medicare? Read on to find out more! How To Get Free Cell Phones For Seniors On Medicare For a lot of low-income American seniors, the cost…

What does Medigap cover? The short answer is that Medigap helps pay for Medicare deductibles and copays you would otherwise have to pay out of pocket. While there are numerous companies that sell Medigap plans, they all MUST sell the exact same benefits or standard benefits of each plan. Basically there are 10 different Medigap…

What does Medicare Part D cover? The short answer is Medicare Part D typically covers a portion of prescription drug costs. So, how much does Medicare Part D cost? The current average monthly premium for Medicare Part D is about $33. This rate will vary depending on the plan you choose and where you live.…

What does Medicare Part C cost? Well, first things first. You must have Medicare Parts A and B to enroll in Medicare Part C (Medicare Advantage Plan). So, How Much Does Medicare Part C cost? Premiums for Medicare Part C will range from $0 to $200, with the average monthly premium coming in around $30.…