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4 Key Dates for Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period

July 29, 2015 RetireMEDiQ
Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period or AEP runs from October 15 to December 7 and gives retirees a...

What Exactly is a Part D Formulary?

July 24, 2015 RetireMEDiQ
Just when you thought Medicare couldn’t get any more confusing, you learn a new word:...

How We Pick Our Insurance Company Partners

July 20, 2015 RetireMEDiQ
At RetireMEDiQ, our goal is to do the right thing for each client, every time....

What is “True Cost”?

June 15, 2015 RetireMEDiQ
When it comes to choosing a health plan, one size does not fit all. You...

How Can You Retire Feeling Comfortable with Your Decision?

May 13, 2015 RetireMEDiQ
We work hard and we save money our entire lives to plan for a retirement...

What is Creditable Coverage?

April 8, 2015 RetireMEDiQ
While you are comparing Medicare plans, you may come across a requirement for “creditable coverage,”...

What is COBRA?

April 8, 2015 RetireMEDiQ
COBRA (the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act) is a legal act that gives workers and...

Do You Need Medicare if You Have Employer Coverage?

April 8, 2015 RetireMEDiQ
If you are turning 65 or already over age 65 and receive health insurance coverage...

What is Medicare Part D?

April 6, 2015 RetireMEDiQ
What Does Medicare Part D Cover? Medicare Part D is prescription drug coverage available to...

What is Medicare Part C?

April 6, 2015 RetireMEDiQ
While Medicare Part C includes a variety of different plan types, one of the most...

What is a Copay?

April 6, 2015 RetireMEDiQ
A health plan copay is a fixed amount you pay for covered services. Usually, you...

What is a Premium?

April 6, 2015 RetireMEDiQ
A premium is the monthly amount you have to pay to keep your health care...

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