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Deep Dive into Medicare Insurance Trends 2020

Deep Dive into Medicare Insurance Trends 2020

The idea of Medicare was born when Harry S Truman called for a health insurance fund in 1945. Truman’s dream was realized when Lyndon B. Johnson signed it into law in 1965. It now covers nearly 61 million Americans. Spending for the program is projected to account for...

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What are the practical benefits of buying Medicare supplemental insurance beyond Parts A and B?

What are the practical benefits of buying Medicare supplemental insurance beyond Parts A and B?

The Original Medicare Part A and Part B offer health care benefits: • Medicare Part A covers hospitalization costs and surgery, along with limited and short-term nursing home care, and skilled nursing facility care. It's generally designed to involve required...

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Medicare: What Are Medigap Plans?

Medicare: What Are Medigap Plans?

Medigap insurance is a private insurance policy that supplements Medicare insurance. It's designed to off-set co-pays, deductibles, and other health care costs that are associated with Original Medicare. Medigap plans will have higher monthly premiums than what you...

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How to Choose Best Health Insurance Plan

How to Choose Best Health Insurance Plan

When considering the ever changing landscape of health insurance due to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), choosing the right health insurance plan annually takes time and effort. A primary goal of the ACA was to simplify the decision-making process. Sadly, this was not...

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