Medicare Part A

Will Trump’s Drug Plan Reduce Costs For Seniors On Medicare?

The Trump Administration is heavily promoting what it calls its “Blueprint to Lower Drug Prices and Reduce Out-of-Pocket Costs.” But will the plan reduce out-of-pocket costs for Medicare beneficiaries? The answer is: Not by much, at least not very soon. And, in some cases, it could even make drugs more costly. The first problem is that the paper really isn’t [...]

By |2018-05-30T14:35:35-04:00May 30th, 2018|Donald Trump, Medicare|3 Comments

What Many 65-Year Olds Don’t Know About Medicare

You know the old mantra: When you turn 65 you are eligible for Medicare and Social Security. But matters are no longer that simple. And because growing numbers of older Americans are not taking Social Security benefits until past 65, they may be making poor Medicare choices or missing out on some benefits entirely--simply because the government is not telling them [...]

By |2015-07-01T14:02:24-04:00July 1st, 2015|Blog|2 Comments