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What parts of Medicare are mandatory?

Is Medicare optional or mandatory? At the most basic level, Medicare is not mandatory and so citizens do not have to sign up to receive the benefits associated with Medicare. Having said that, there are specific instances and situations under which Medicare does become a mandatory policy even if you

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What questions should I ask before signing up for Medicare?

When it’s time to start signing up for Medicare, you’ll probably find that it can be a very confusing process if you don’t fully understand all the information given to you. Don’t worry! By asking all the right questions, you can be confident that you will receive the education you

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Medicare Part B Enrollment Information

If you’re nearing 65, now is the time to familiarize yourself with Medicare to assure you understand of how the different parts of it function together, like Medicare Part B.  Original Medicare consists of Part A and Part B. Original Medicare is health coverage that is managed by the United

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Turning 65? Here’s What You Need to Know.

Herb, because he was turning 65, had his mailbox is crammed full of mail from insurance companies every week pushing their Medicare plans. With all this information, who can possibly get a grip on it? Even at 64 and 6 months, Herb has a lot to do. Spending time with

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What is Medicare & How Do You Enroll?

According to The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, as of 2014 there were 49,435,610 people enrolled in the Medicare program. Forbes magazine reports that about 10,000 people are enrolling in Medicare every day. If the trend continues, there will be 80,000 people enrolled by 2035. Most Medicare enrollees admit that

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