How does Medicare work and how do I get it?
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How does Medicare work and how do I get it?

We are now approaching the beginning of the open enrollment period for Medicare. This year(2020 coverage), it runs from October 15 to December 7. This is the time period where we can finalize our plans, adjust our coverage if necessary, and commit to the coverage, and type of coverage, that we will receive for the following…

Medicare (dis)Advantage
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Medicare (dis)Advantage

Medicare Advantage is an alternative to original Medicare.  The name is disturbingly misleading.   Medicare Advantage is also referred to as Medicare part C, and all the offical material talks about how it offers additional coverage to Medicare, and is used as a stubstitute for Medicare parts B(medical care) and Medicare part D(medication).   For the most…