How to Understand Medicare Bills: An Example from Urgent Care

I Was in a Knife Fight… The kitchen knife won (I’m boring, have never been in a physical fight with…

Medicare Advantage: Can you believe the advertisements and commercials?

Medicare Advantage is Large, and Getting Larger There are well over 20MM Medicare Advantage policyholders nationwide. The issue is that…

Rick Cameron: Healthcare Consultant & Medicare Beneficiary

Special Guest: Rick Cameron, Healthcare Consultant and Medicare Enrollee We discussed his specific case, and then went on to discuss…

Working at a Small Employer and Medicare: Getting More Challenging

Medicare is Usually Superior to Small-Employer Health Insurance There are a number of reasons. a. The gross premium (full price)…

New Edition is Published & Available

The new edition of Maximize Your Medicare has been published by Allworth Press. THANK YOU to the majority of the…

Individual Insurance Deadline Extended & Medicare Q1 2020

Pre-order Maximize Your Medicare and enter to WIN a $100 amazon gift card! LInk: https://amzn.to/2HsnMBv Simply send your proof of purchase:…

The End of the Medicare Annual Election Period

December 7 is approaching very quickly. If you want to enroll in / change a Medicare Advantage Plan or Part…

Guest: Jim Goldmann, Medicare enrollee & Author of the Voyager Series

Guest: Jim Goldmann, Medicare enrollee and Author of the Voyager series. I speak with Jim, we discuss his circumstances prior…

MYM Podcast (82): Medicare Advantage Surprise Bill Problems, Can They Be Avoided?

The problem: it depends. Say you are in a hospital and further testing is required. The samples are analyzed at…

MYM Podcast (79): What You Can Still Do

The Medicare Annual Election Period (AEP) ended on December 7th. However, a NEW enrollment period will begin on January 1.…

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This Happens (Ugh): Incomplete Examination of Medicare Options

This Happens. Ugh. Maximize Your Medicare lists a set of Special Enrollment Periods, which I…

Medicaid and Extra Help Have No Calendar

Every year, the way that Extra Help and Medicaid interact changes. This year is no…

The ACA (and Medicare) War is Here

Special Edition of the Maximize Your Medicare Newsletter: The ACA (and Medicare) War is Here…

The ACA (and Medicare) War: Truths and Myths

The ACA is a tax. 100% true. Let's be clear: the ACA is a tax.…