fbpx

About Anthony

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Anthony has created 69 blog entries.

Do You Need to Review Your Medicare Advantage Plan?

Medicare Open Enrollment Period (OEP) ends on March 31, 2021! There are only a few weeks left to enroll in a Medicare Advantage (MA) plan. Do you know if you want to make changes to your Medicare Advantage coverage? Do you have the best fit plan for your needs? There are at least four factors [...]

2021-03-13T19:27:23-08:00March 13th, 2021|Senior Health Insurance|Comments Off on Do You Need to Review Your Medicare Advantage Plan?

5 Ways to Prepare for an Extreme Weather Event

Weather used to be something you’d remark about to a friend or neighbor while making small talk. These days, extreme weather events are common front-page news. And it’s no wonder why. Last month, we saw a mighty snow and ice storm take nearly half of Texas’ electricity-generating capacity offline leaving 4.5 million customers without power [...]

2021-03-13T19:37:50-08:00March 13th, 2021|Senior Health & Wellness|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Prepare for an Extreme Weather Event

Natural Disasters and Medicare Special Election Periods

You may have noticed there are quite a few Medicare rules. Everything from when you can enroll to how you enroll and who can enroll is tightly regulated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). You probably usually enroll in a Medicare plan during one of the regularly-scheduled enrollment periods, like the Annual [...]

2021-09-13T13:54:49-07:00February 17th, 2021|Senior Health Insurance|Comments Off on Natural Disasters and Medicare Special Election Periods

Covid-19 Update: What You Need to Know in 2021

Pandemic. Antibodies. Vaccines. PPE. COVID-19 update. Front-line workers. Social distancing. All this jargon is enough to make even the most medically-minded person’s head spin. And yet, these are only a few of the words that were added to our everyday vocabulary in 2020. But what does all this news really mean to you? How do [...]

2021-02-12T11:24:35-08:00February 12th, 2021|Senior Health & Wellness|Comments Off on Covid-19 Update: What You Need to Know in 2021

Medicare SEP for Moving: What You Need to Know

Reflecting on 2020, we've seen our lives change in ways we couldn't have imagined just 12 months ago. Some of us have lost or changed careers. Others have moved across the country to be closer to friends and family. And some have left urban centers in favor of less populated areas. If you’re a Medicare [...]

2021-01-19T12:31:23-08:00January 19th, 2021|Senior Health Insurance|Comments Off on Medicare SEP for Moving: What You Need to Know

Financial Planning in the New Year: 5 Tasks You Can Do Today

January is traditionally the time for evaluation and new beginnings—particularly when it comes to financial planning for the new year. And this is especially true right now! The COVID-19 pandemic radically changed the financial lives of many Americans. Investment accounts went up and down like out-of-control carnival rides. The housing market came to a screeching [...]

2021-01-19T12:30:46-08:00January 19th, 2021|Finance & Planning|Comments Off on Financial Planning in the New Year: 5 Tasks You Can Do Today

What Are Trial Rights and How Do They Work?

Picking the right Medicare plan can be a daunting task. You should carefully consider what your needs are and research the available options. Your goal should be to select the best plan for your healthcare situation. But the reality of choosing a Medicare plan isn’t always so simple. That’s why every Medicare beneficiary has a [...]

2020-12-20T12:17:10-08:00December 20th, 2020|Senior Health Insurance|Comments Off on What Are Trial Rights and How Do They Work?

5 Tips to Safely Celebrate the Holidays

With the holiday season officially underway, you may be wondering how you can safely celebrate. The CDC recommends limiting indoor holiday gatherings to only those living within your household. So for most, the answer is smaller gatherings and virtual contact with the ones we love.  Even though we may be missing our traditional get-togethers, there [...]

2020-12-20T12:33:23-08:00December 20th, 2020|Senior Travel|Comments Off on 5 Tips to Safely Celebrate the Holidays

5 Travel Documentaries You’ll Love

You’ve probably watched more television in the last six months than you care to admit. Don’t worry, we won’t judge you. We’re right there with you! One thing that has definitely been missing for the last eight months is our ability to explore the world. But since most of us can’t take a vacation safely, [...]

2020-11-12T14:36:22-08:00November 12th, 2020|Senior Travel|Comments Off on 5 Travel Documentaries You’ll Love

AEP 2020 is Here. Here’s What You Need to Know.

2020 is coming to a close, and there are just a few more milestones before the year ends. For seniors, one of those is Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period (AEP). This is a critical time of year for all beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare. But if you don’t know why AEP is important, you’re not alone. Today, [...]

2020-11-12T14:42:38-08:00November 12th, 2020|Senior Health Insurance|Comments Off on AEP 2020 is Here. Here’s What You Need to Know.