If you or someone close to you is nearing age 65, then you are probably trying to figure out Medicare. Medicare is the national health insurance program in the United States administered by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. It is health insurance for Americans 65 years and older and younger people with some disability status as determined by the Social Security Administration.
Health insurance can be confusing. We are often asked in a short period of time to commit to a plan for an entire year. It helps to start thinking about your current plan and future needs early to be prepared to make those changes during the open enrollment window.
Monday, June 28, 2021 is National Insurance Awareness Day. Insurance tends to be one of those things that we don't think about until we need it, but knowing what your insurance covers and being aware of when and how you can use it is important.
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Have you thought about health care in your retirement years? Health insurance in your senior years is something you need to plan for when you stop working a full-time job with benefits.
To stay healthy, you should know what benefits your insurance provides and how to use them.
Choosing a new health care provider can be stressful, but we have advice for making that choice.
It’s time for an annual check-up on your health insurance deductible!