Report: Medicare Advantage Plans Can Be Too Good to Be True

Medicare Advantage plans have serious disadvantages over original Medicare, according to a new report by the Medicare Rights Center, Too Good To Be True: The Fine Print in Medicare Private Health Care Benefits. Medicare Advantage plans are provided by private insurers, unlike original Medicare, which is provided by the government. The government pays Medicare Advantage […]

Medicare Supplemental Insurance: When Can My Policy be Cancelled?

Medicare Supplemental Insurance, or a Medigap plan, is purchased to help you fill in the gaps where your current Medicare plan may fall short. These policies can be very important to help you survive with your income in case of some sudden emergency. For this reason it is very important to know why your insurance […]

How to stay safe on public transportation.

In most cities, public transportation is the easiest and fastest way to get around. Navigating public transportation can be tough for older adults who have trouble with balance. Here are some tips from for how to use public transportation safely. Always wear a seatbelt when riding in a taxi Don’t rush across a street […]