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End of SHIP would leave beneficiaries lost at sea

If Congress reduces or eliminates funding for SHIP, millions stand to lose free, unbiased counseling about Medicare coverage option Each day, 10,000 Americans turn 65 and become eligible for Medicare. To make sense of the dizzying array of plan choices, millions rely on a nationwide federal program that provides free, unbiased insurance counseling and information […]

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A Medicare enrollee’s guide to travel coverage

Retirement evokes different ideas for each of us, but for many people, travel is part of the picture. If you plan to use your newfound freedom from the 9-to-5 grind to see the world, take that into consideration when you enroll in Medicare and select your supplemental coverage products. Original Medicare generally doesn’t cover treatment […]

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