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Avoid these bad assumptions during your Medicare open enrollment

CNBC – Sarah O'Brien – Giving your Medicare coverage a yearly checkup is one of those things that might be a pain in the caboose. Yet the chore could help keep your finances on track. During the program's annual enrollment period, which opened Oct. 15 and closes Dec. 7…

Beware of Medicare Open Enrollment Scammers

AARP – Dena Bunis – As Medicare's 60 million beneficiaries pore over their choices for coverage for everything from medical services to prescription drugs, government officials warn that this is prime time for fraudsters to try to scam older consumers. “Do your…

The Procrastinator's Guide To Medicare Open Enrollment

Forbes – Justin Adsit – The Medicare Fall Open Enrollment Period (also called the Annual Election/Enrollment Period, or AEP) has already begun. And, like every year, it will be gone before we know it. The yearly enrollment period — during which Medicare…

Stress Free Medicare Open Enrollment

Canyon News – UNITED STATES—Toni, I turn 65 next July, and I'm stressed by the mail I am getting this year for Medicare Open Enrollment and I'm not on Medicare yet!! How does one know what to do? Every insurance company tells me they're the best choice. I…

Do's and Don'ts for Medicare Open Enrollment

Morningstar.com – Christine Benz: Hi, I'm Christine Benz from Morningstar.com. Medicare open enrollment runs through Dec. 7. Joining me to discuss what goes on during open-enrollment and what you should be looking for is Mark Miller, he's a Morningstar.com…

5 tips for navigating Medicare Open Enrollment

WKMG – (BPT) - Medicare Open Enrollment is in full swing. For most people enrolled in Medicare, the annual Open Enrollment period (Oct. 15 through Dec. 7) is the only opportunity to make changes to your existing Medicare coverage. Even if you are happy…

What to Watch for During Medicare Open Enrollment for 2019

U.S. News & World Report – People looking for Medicare coverage can use Medicare.gov to compare plans. It's open enrollment season – the period when Medicare beneficiaries across the country can change their health insurance plan through Dec. 7. While making smart…

Medicare open enrollment ends Dec. 7

Red Bluff Daily News – Staff Reports – Categories: Health, Lifestyle The annual enrollment period for Part D drug plans ends Dec. 7 and Passages Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program is providing community workshops called What's New with Medicare in 2019 to help Medicare…

Medicare open enrollment period is underway | News, Sports, Jobs

Messenger News – The open enrollment period is the time for Medicare recipients to review their current coverage and decide if there are better coverage options based on changes to plans, budget or health needs. During the open enrollment period, people can decide…