Medicare 2017

CMS has determined the costs for 2017 for Medicare Part B and the penalties for not having creditable drug coverage, or Part B due to late enrollment. Let’s look at Medicare Part B premium. My agency has been selling Medicare plans since 2004 and the cost of Part B has…

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Medicare Anomalies

Medicare has over the years has made some really strange rules that governed how Medicare recipients are treated by CMS. The most egregious one is that Medicare states that COBRA is not considered to be creditable coverage and those that chose COBRA instead of taking Medicare when their working career…

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