Best Cancer Insurance, Heart Attack Insurance, and Stroke Insurance Options | MedicarePlanFinder

Understanding Your Best Cancer Insurance, Heart Attack Insurance, and Stroke Insurance Options

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Understanding Your Best Cancer Insurance, Heart Attack Insurance, and Stroke Insurance Options This post was originally published on March 23, 2017. Updated October 23, 2018. Medicare is designed to provide coverage for the most basic healthcare that everybody needs. Therefore, it does not include extensive cancer, heart attack, or stroke coverage. That’s why many Medicare beneficiaries enroll in secondary health …

Simply Explained: Ancillary Products | Medicare Plan Finder

Simply Explained: Ancillary Products

Anastasia Iliou Ancillary, Medicare

Understanding Ancillary Products Ancillary insurance products cover items that your Medicare plan will not. Typically, ancillary health products are available for life, dental, vision, hearing, short-term care, cancer, heart attack, stroke, hospital indemnity, life, and final expense coverage. Below is a brief overview to prepare you for discussions with your agent. Check back soon for more details about what the …

Simply Explained: Dental, Vision, and Hearing Policies | Medicare Plan Finder

Dental Vision Hearing Insurance for Seniors and Medicare Beneficiaries

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Dental Vision Hearing Insurance for Seniors and Medicare Beneficiaries Original Medicare does not include extensive dental, vision, and hearing insurance for seniors and Medicare beneficiaries. If you are looking for dental, vision, and hearing insurance, you should consider a Medicare Advantage plan. Original Medicare only includes Part A (hospital coverage) and Part B (doctor coverage), but Medicare Advantage plans, also …

How To Get Hearing Aids With Medicare | MedicarePlanFinder

How To Get Hearing Aids With Medicare Coverage

Anastasia Iliou Ancillary, Medicare, Medicare Advantage

How To Get Hearing Aids With Medicare Coverage Hearing aids are not only expensive but also hard to cover. Original Medicare will cover hearing tests with your primary physician at your yearly wellness visits, but that’s it – no ear treatments, no hearing aids, nothing else. Not every senior needs ear treatments, which is why Medicare does not consider it an …

How Mail Order Prescriptions Can Save You Time and Money | Medicare Plan Finder

How Mail Order Prescriptions Can Save You Time and Money

Anastasia Iliou Ancillary, Fitness & Health, Medicare, News

How Mail Order Prescriptions Can Save You Time and Money Did you know that you can order your prescriptions online and save money? That’s right – no more rushing to get to the pharmacy on time or having to ask someone to pick up your prescriptions for you. You may even be able to schedule your prescriptions to deliver exactly …

How Much Should You Be Spending On Ancillary Insurance | MedicarePlanFinder

How Much Should You Be Spending on Ancillary Insurance?

Anastasia Iliou Ancillary, General, Medicare

Ancillary Insurance Costs How much should you be spending on ancillary insurance policies? The short answer is, it depends. It depends on a lot of factors. Everything from your weight to your gender matters when determining your health insurance costs, and ancillary products like vision coverage and life insurance vary drastically. Dental, Vision, and Hearing If you have Medicaid or …

Traveling This Summer? All You Need To Know About Medicare Overseas | MedicarePlanFinder

Traveling This Summer? All You Need To Know About Medicare Overseas

Anastasia Iliou Ancillary, Fitness & Health, General

Medicare Overseas Are you planning a summer trip to Europe? Finally going on an African safari now that you’re retired? We hope you have some great vacation time planned, but we really hope you stay safe while you’re out there enjoying yourself! Medicare won’t cover your overseas care. Do you have the coverage you need in case you get sick …

Simply Explained: Short-Term and Hospital Indemnity Policies | Medicare Plan Finder

Simply Explained: Short-Term Care and Hospital Indemnity Policies

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Short-Term Care and Hospital Indemnity You may have realized that your Medicare Plan does not cover all of your health care needs. Are you spending more on hospital visits than you should be? Are you or a loved one going to need assisted living or nursing home care soon? Consider discussing ancillary insurance products for short-term care and hospital indemnity with …

Simply Explained: Life and Final Expense Policies | Senior Market Advisors

Simply Explained: Life and Final Expense Policies

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Life and Final Expense Policies It’s time for you to speak with an agent about life and final expense insurance. Life and final expense are ancillary insurance products. Though it may be unsettling to think about, your Medicare plan does not cover the high costs that come with death. It is important for you to figure out your life insurance plan now. …