Confused about Medicare Supplements and Advantage Plans? Listen to our experts clear the air!

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Medicare – Something that every American who reaches age 65 or who has a parent over 65 needs to be informed about and informed about in detail. Medicare, Medicare supplements (no they are not vitamins), part D drug plans, Medicare “Advantage” plans and the whole alphabet soup. Starting October 15th and running through Pearl Harbor Day is the annual Open Enrollment period when you can change your Medicare insurance plans.
The choices you make in the next few weeks for yourself or for your parents if you are their caregiver can literally make a difference of tens of thousands of dollars in spending over the next year.

This show, Part Two of our annual series, Supplements and Advantage Plans with our Medicare Expert Misty Fox! You will learn how to understand all that confusing alphabet soup!

Check out these Important Medicare Information Links!

52 page Medicare guide to buying a Medigap Policy
https://www.medicare.gov/Pubs/pdf/02110-Medicare-Medigap.guide.pdf

Medicare’s Guide to Medicare Advantage Plans
https://www.medicare.gov/sign-up-change-plans/medicare-health-plans/medicare-advantage-plans/medicare-advantage-plans.html

The Hidden Risks of Those Popular Medicare Advantage Plans
http://time.com/money/4347183/medicare-advantage-risks/