Open Season is Coming!

Open Season is Coming!

I had to laugh recently as a client said to me she wanted to review her Medicare insurance plan options before “Open Season” started.  I sat there thinking, well, Medicare’s upcoming annual “Open Enrollment” is rather like hunting season...
Touch, No-Touch

Touch, No-Touch

So, what does Touch, No-Touch even mean? Well, pertaining to insurance, it can mean the difference between a safe appointment and a not-so-safe appointment. Even in times of pandemic, folks are still turning 65 and retiring from their jobs, and need to enroll into...
Be Kind!

Be Kind!

It seems like such a simple thing – BE KIND.  But it can really make a difference for someone right now.  As many of you already know from my regular columns, I’m an independent agent offering mostly Medicare insurance plans.  So, I mostly work with the...
Update Regarding COVID-19

Update Regarding COVID-19

Concerned about the new coronavirus? We are too, and we are constantly on the lookout for more information regarding keeping our members healthy. Did you know that we are doing more to help keep YOU safe from infection? We are frequently sanitizing high-traffic areas...
What’s an OEP anyway?

What’s an OEP anyway?

In the Medicare world, OEP stands for Open Enrollment Period.  But wait, I thought we just had that at the end of last year?  No, that’s an AEP, which stands for Annual Enrollment Period.   Now I’m really confused…do I need to worry???  Probably not....
Let’s set the record straight on Medicare C & F

Let’s set the record straight on Medicare C & F

For those of you that are currently enjoying the benefits of Supplement/Medigap Plan C and F (& HDF), I say to you, “Don’t panic!!!”.  You are NOT going to just lose your plan on January 1st.  Just like when Medicare retired Plan J back in 2010,...