Category: Medicare

What Medicare changes will mean for clients in 2017

By reevaluating supplemental and prescription drug coverages, Medicare enrollees can make up for premium increases Dec 14, 2016 @ 10:00 am By Katy Votava Recently, I wrote about the estimated 22% escalation in Medicare Part B premiums and Parts B and D

Posted in Medicare

Where will Medicare costs go in 2017?

There are some variables under clients’ control that they can use to bring down their total Medicare costs Nov 7, 2016 @ 1:57 pm By Katy Votava First of all, people are asking me where Medicare costs, specifically Part B premiums and

Posted in Income-related monthly adjustment amount, Medicare

My client’s Medicare coverage has been canceled, now what?

Some beneficiaries may receive a letter that says their policy will no longer be offered in 2017 October 7, 2016 By Katy Votava for Investment News This is the time of year when everyone who already has a stand-alone Medicare

Posted in Medicare, Medicare Enrollment Periods