All Medicare Advantage Plans Not Created Equal

I was recently doing some research for a new client turning 65 to determine what Medicare Advantage Plan(s) would be a good choice for him. As an independent agent, I do not “push” one plan over another. I look at the client’s doctors, what hospitals or labs he/she prefers to use and of course his/her current drug list. Why? Because not all Medicare Advantage Plans are created equal. And now […]

Beware Fake Medicare News

I was recently reading an article titled “3 Smart Medicare Advantage Moves” in an online publication called Madison.com. The author was “pushing” Medicare Advantage plans over traditional Medicare.The reasons stated in the article could be summed up as: Many Medicare Advantage plans cover hearing, vision, and/or dental care. Most also include your prescription drug coverage. A Medicare Advantage Plan can cost you less. And I quote from the article “While […]

Moving to Tucson and your Medicare

I recently learned that Tucson AZ has the largest population per capita of residents over 65 years of age compared to 10 other western cities of similar size. And that is year round population, at 18.4% of all ages. So Tucson is not just a snow bird town, but a town where many seniors come to stay year round. If you are moving to Tucson, over 65, and enrolled in a […]