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Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Jul 11, 2019.

5 Medicare Supplement Plan Myths You Should Know (and Avoid) by Now!

5 Medicare Supplement Plan Myths You Should Know (and Avoid)
by Now!

It is easy to get confused about all the plans and regulations that surround both the Medicare and Medicare Supplement plans (also called as Medigap plans). With so many do’s and don’t being discussed every year to new clients, we thought it is a good idea to share it with you in advance. Knowing which beliefs are just myths will help stir away from making a mistake upon enrollment or even...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Jul 06, 2019.

Turning 65? Make Sure To Find Health Insurance Before It’s Too Late!

Turning 65? Make Sure To Find Health Insurance Before It’s
Too Late!

Turning 65 is a turning point for most people. To some people, it is the time for the most awaited moment of their life - the retirement. But sometimes, turning 65 is also about having the right coverage for yourself. It means you are eligible for Medicare! But before you get confident about it, you have to know that it doesn’t and should not end in you getting just Medicare. Turning 65 will...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Jun 19, 2019.

Medicare Supplements Can Help Improve Health Literacy

Medicare
Supplements Can Help Improve Health Literacy

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When it comes to baby boomers and healthcare needs, learning and purchasing coverage provided by Medicare Supplemental Insurance Plans (also known as Medigap) is the way to go. But do you know that this helpful insurance policy may also help individuals improve their health literacy skills?

Going with this train of thought, the opportunity to boost health literacy is crucial, especially for...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Apr 05, 2019.

Medicare for Disabled Under 65

Medicare for Disabled Under 65

Medicare is available for everyone at any age.

Yes, you read that right!

However, you would not wish you’ll qualify for Medicare coverage while you are still under 65.

Why?

Because it is required that you are disabled or have a debilitating disease, such as End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD), to qualify for Medicare at an early age.

Currently, Medicare covers about 5 million people who are under 65...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Mar 19, 2019.

How to Help Your Parents Prepare For Medicare Enrollment Application

How to Help Your Parents Prepare For Medicare Enrollment
Application

When my father turned 65, I helped him in his Medicare enrollment application and that was surprisingly unforgettable!

I never thought Medicare is really confusing in reality. With so much information and many options, it is quite common to get overwhelmed. I know, because I have been there and got overwhelmed too. Because of the experience, I wanted to help you how you can help your parents...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Mar 16, 2019.

How Medigap Policies Secure Your Life

How Medigap Policies Secure Your Life

Medigap policies (Medicare Supplements) are basically insurance plans that will help an individual pay for the out-of-pocket health care costs that aren’t covered by Original Medicare Plans. These expenses, otherwise known as gaps, are coinsurance charges, copayments, and deductibles that can quickly drain one’s nest egg.

As such, learning more about these supplements (and eventually...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Mar 07, 2019.

Medicare Supplemental Health Insurance Quotes are Important!

Medicare
Supplemental Health Insurance Quotes are Important!

An excellent way to approach the way you plan for your retirement is by requesting for a Medicare Supplemental Health Insurance quote. Also known as Medigap, this insurance policy will help lift the heavy financial burden of medical bills that you may encounter during the twilight years. Let’s find out more below on why you should start searching for quotes today.

Equipping Yourself With the...
Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Feb 28, 2019.

How to Get the Best Health Insurance Before Turning 65

How
to Get the Best Health Insurance Before Turning 65

Everyone wants to have access to the best health insurance plans when entering the retirement years. As mentioned in a recent post on FreeMedSuppQuotes, Turning 65? Consider These Health Care Options, individuals about to enter the age of 65 definitely need to take some precautionary steps in getting insurance coverage that will best fit their needs.

After all, the best retirement health...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Feb 19, 2019.

Healthcare Tips To Shockproof Your Retirement This 2019

Healthcare Tips To Shockproof Your Retirement This 2019

Will your retirement savings last long enough?

I don’t think so.

According to SCL report, about one-third or thirty percent of boomers have saved nothing as they approach retirement. While those boomers who managed to save has a median balance of $200,000.

OK, maybe you are thinking that amount is huge enough.

Then, think about this:

When we say retirement, we are talking about two decades or so...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Feb 17, 2019.

3 Ways to Improve One's Health Literacy

3
Ways to Improve One's Health Literacy

Health literacy among those in the baby boom generation needs to be improved. As cited by the U.S. Department of Education (National Assessment of Adult Literacy), over 77 million individuals in the country have inadequate health literacy. The lack of resources (mainly, common health tasks such as reading prescription drug labels) can prove to be a deterrent to one’s retirement plans, placing...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Feb 16, 2019.

How to Protect Your Assets from Health Care Costs

How
to Protect Your Assets from Health Care Costs

Health care costs, when not properly addressed, can make your retirement savings disappear in a snap.

And this is why, when creating retirement plans, one must not only prepare for leisure or recreational activities. Including health care costs – and solutions on how to deal with these expenses – will allow one to achieve what he or she wants for the future.

We’re sharing some simple yet...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Feb 16, 2019.

How to Choose a Medicare Supplement Insurance Plan

How
to Choose a Medicare Supplement Insurance Plan

Medicare Supplement Insurance Plans, also called Medigap, are policies that will help baby boomers deal with the often expensive “gaps” (out-of-pocket health care costs, such as copayments, coinsurance charges, and deductibles) found in the Original Medicare program. These gaps, if not addressed, can quickly deplete hard-earned savings.

To further illustrate how damaging these gaps are, a...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Feb 16, 2019.

How to Have a Happy Retirement: 5 Surefire Ways

How
to Have a Happy
Retirement: 5 Surefire Ways

Retirement is the time to relax and be happy. It is the time for your dreams to come true. Finally, you are in sole control of your time to do whatever you want. There are lots of things retirees can do! You can take long vacations, take new hobbies, eat wherever you want, and spend the money you have been saving for years!

Retirees think that they will be much happier in life once they retire....

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Feb 16, 2019.

5 Things That Slay Your  Retirement Budget 

5 Things That Slay Your  Retirement Budget 

Have you ever felt how money goes out so fast, and you don’t even know where it goes? No matter how careful you are at spending, there is no perfect way to determine every expense that will come your way. Usually, it is that “one-time” expenses that are not in your retirement budget that should have been there in the first place.

Since those “one-time” expenses aren’t part of your regular...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Dec 28, 2018.

Plug the Gap When Signing up for Medicare

Plug the Gap When Signing up
for Medicare

Current or soon to be Medicare beneficiaries enjoy health coverage as a benefit from the program of the federal government. If you are new to it, you will know that Original Medicare comes in different parts – Part A and Part B. Medicare Part A is responsible for inpatient or hospital coverage like hospital services, limited skilled nursing facility care, hospice care, home health service...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Nov 23, 2018.

4 Simple Steps In Buying a Medigap Plan

4 Simple Steps In Buying a Medigap
Plan

Becoming a Medicare member entails a whole lot of decision making. And this task has never been easy to any one of us. Why? Because our future health coverage relies on the actions we are going to take in the present. What we decide about our Medicare options the moment we enroll will dictate how our expenses will be handled tomorrow and the years to come.

If you are contemplating to buy a...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Oct 16, 2018.

Medicare Supplement Open Enrollment Tips: Mistakes People Make When They Sign Up

Medicare Supplement Open Enrollment Tips: Mistakes People
Make When They Sign Up

Medicare open enrollment period has begun for the year 2018. It happens annually, every October 15th to December 9th. During this time, you have the opportunity to review and make changes to your existing Medicare policies. Updating or changing policies during this period are usually safe or without major negative effects, except for Medicare supplement plans. Also known as Medigap, changing...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Sep 15, 2018.

Retirement Guide for Single Women

Retirement Guide for Single
Women

Did you know that there are now more single people in the US than married people?

According to Census.gov, there are 110.6 million unmarried people in America age 18 and older in 2016. This group made up 45.2 percent of all U.S. residents age 18 and older. There 19.5 million unmarried U.S. residents age 65 and older in 2016. These seniors made up 17.7 percent of all unmarried people age 18 and...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Apr 03, 2018.

3 Fast and Easy Ways to Find the Best Medicare Supplement Plans

3 Fast and Easy Ways to Find
the Best Medicare Supplement Plans
To find the best Medicare Supplement Plans, first, you have to know that no one plan is best for everyone.

Medicare Supplement Plans are the type of insurance plans that cover the gaps in Original Medicare plans. Also known as Medigap plans, private insurance companies offer Medicare Supplement plans, but the benefits it provides are standardized or regulated by the government. There are ten...

Leandro Mueller Leandro Mueller Jan 12, 2018.

I'm Turning 65 this 2018, what do I need to do?

I'm Turning 65 this 2018, what
do I need to do?

It’s a new year, and you are about to turn 65 years old soon! You’ll get to enjoy a bunch of perks and benefits offered only to your new age group! Also, it is time to take some additional things seriously that is closely related to your health and finances. Be on alert, because the few months before and after your birthday are very critical to take actions and accomplish the tasks. We at

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