Category: Income-related monthly adjustment amount

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

How to minimize Medicare surcharges with life insurance and annuities

Advisers may consider several retirement planning options with clients that do not create unnecessarily high Medicare surcharges Dec 7, 2015 @ 11:48 am By Katy Votava for InvestmentNews If you’ve been following the recent news about Medicare you are well

Big change coming soon for high income Medicare beneficiaries

Buried in the new “Doc Fix” law are provisions that will adversely affect some folks on Medicare InvestmentNews, May 13, 2015 @ 3:42 pm By Katy Votava Higher-income Medicare beneficiaries have been paying more for their Medicare Parts B and D