If you’re new to health insurance or just need a refresher, browse these blog posts for topics on everything you need to know to understand your health insurance coverage.

Need to Know: Renewing Health Insurance on the Marketplace

If you previously enrolled in health coverage on Marketplace, it is recommended that you update your Marketplace application on healthcare.gov with your expected income and household information and compare your current plan … Continue reading Need to Know: Renewing Health Insurance on the Marketplace

When to go to the doctor’s office, telemedicine, urgent care or emergency room

The emergency room can save your life if you’re seriously sick or injured. But for less severe complaints, you may get faster and less expensive treatment elsewhere. Knowing when you … Continue reading When to go to the doctor’s office, telemedicine, urgent care or emergency room

Need health insurance coverage? Special enrollment period open through August 15.

The health insurance marketplace (healthcare.gov) will reopen under a special enrollment period running from Feb. 15 through Aug. 15. This allows anyone who may be uninsured, or underinsured, to sign … Continue reading Need health insurance coverage? Special enrollment period open through August 15.

How to save on your monthly insurance bill with a premium tax credit

What is the premium tax credit? When you apply for health insurance on the Marketplace (www.healthcare.gov), you can see if you qualify for a “premium tax credit” to lower the … Continue reading How to save on your monthly insurance bill with a premium tax credit

Preparing for Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period for Medicare Advantage

There are many things you get to enjoy in retirement, like your evening walk and watching the leaves on the trees changing color. Getting a mailbox full of packets and … Continue reading Preparing for Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period for Medicare Advantage

What is a Medicare Supplement Insurance Select plan?

Medicare Supplement Insurance is a type of health insurance plan that helps cover the gaps in Original Medicare. Gaps include coinsurance, copayments and deductibles. Original Medicare, Parts A and B, … Continue reading What is a Medicare Supplement Insurance Select plan?

Learn the difference between Medicare Supplement Plan G and Plan G HDHP

With the exit of the popular Medicare Supplement Plans C and F as part of the government implementation of MACRA, those eligible for Medicare after January 1, 2021, are looking … Continue reading Learn the difference between Medicare Supplement Plan G and Plan G HDHP