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10 things to know about your new Medicare card

Medicare is mailing new Medicare cards starting in April 2018. Here are 10 things to know about your new Medicare card: 1. Mailing takes time: Your card may arrive at a different time than your friend’s or neighbor’s. 2. Destroy your old Medicare card: Once you get your new Medicare card, destroy your old Medicare…

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Medicare Supplement Changes for 2020: Should You Be Scared?

The changes to the Medicare Supplement (MS), or Medigap, industry set for 2020 are on schedule. It appears the changes will remain intact to eliminate Plan F and Plan C availability to anyone becoming eligible on January 1st 2020 or later. The insurance carriers and state Departments of Insurance acquiesced to this law to avoid any further government meddling…

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New Medicare cards are coming

Medicare will mail new Medicare cards between April 2018 and April 2019. Your new card will have a new Medicare Number that’s unique to you, instead of your Social Security Number. This will help to protect your identity. Things to know about your new Medicare card You don’t need to take any action to get…

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