Why Long Term Care is a Woman’s Issue

Why Long Term Care is a Woman’s Issue

A few months ago, I attended a long term care continuing education course for licensed insurance agents. The meeting room was packed with concerned advisors who are looking for the best ways to protect their clients from financial catastrophe in retirement due to...
What Does Medicare Part A and Part B Cover?

What Does Medicare Part A and Part B Cover?

Medicare Part A and Medicare Part B are otherwise known as Original Medicare. Under Original Medicare, the government pays directly for the health care services you receive. You can see any doctor and hospital that takes Medicare (and most do) anywhere in the country....
The Financial Challenges Retired Women Face

The Financial Challenges Retired Women Face

  There is a growing body of evidence that suggests women face unique money challenges in retirement due to a number of social economic factors. To prove the point, here is yet another disturbing statistic: “The average annual income for a male aged sixty-five...
The Basics of Medigap Insurance

The Basics of Medigap Insurance

Medigap (also called Medicare Supplements), is an insurance coverage offered by private сompanies. Medigap helps individuals cover some of the health care соѕtѕ that Medicare does not such as co-insurance, со-рауmеntѕ, аnd dеduсtіblеѕ. I tend to get the same questions...