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  • Medicare B Late Enrollment Penalty
    Does anyone have experience with Social Security/Medicare waiving the late enrollment penalty/consequences for someone who should have had help with their enrollment phone call?...
  • Medicaid Medicare Question FL
    I usually dont deal with the Medicaid market, but every now and then I'll throw these people a bone and help them... I have someone who is T65 november. and the $104/mo pt b premium would eat up about 20% of her monthly income. So Medicaid/medicare obviously is a good choice for her. But looking at the website, it looks like to qualify for the Medicare savings program, she would have to be 65.......
  • Are these the "end Days" for Medicare Advantage?
    Judging by the sneak peaks, I feel like I'm going to have to sit down with 2/3 of my clients at least!! I'm wondering if it's worth it to commit more time and energy to growing the MA business. There's always "cross-selling"- I suppose....
  • Medicare supplement leads $10.50 each
    These Medicare Supplement leads are tele marketed leads using Avatar Technology. These are the exact same leads that many FE agents on this forum use, the only difference is the script. The script is designed to attract Medicare Supplement clients who feel they are over paying for their Medicare Supplement Policy The script says Medicare Supplement 6 times The script asks or mentions,......
  • Good News for Medicare Producers
    NAMSA President Ron Iverson just wrote an article for Insurance Forums detailing some positive developments on the Medicare front, including a July CBO report indicating Medicare spending (on a per capita basis) is slowing down; there is progress and hope for a bill to resolve the “admitted” vs. “observational” status of a patient, which impacts whether or not Medicare is paying for the hospital......
  • Mailings for Medicare
    Is it a good idea to do DM to obtain Medicare leads in advance of the AEP? I'm new to the business and would like to know where to purchase leads, how much they are, and what would be the type of lead or filter put on it. Any advice would be deeply appreciated....
  • Submit an Application for Medicare Supplement
    After an application is signed, within what time frame must the agent submit it to the carrier? I am asking because the client does not know to what month her existing supplement plan is already paid for, therefore we left out the effective date to start the new plan and I have to wait for her instruction on that. TIA....
  • Medicare and Specialized Treatment Centers
    Where are the "gotcha's" in Medicare and Medicare Advantage? Treatment centers where your coverage may not be accepted? In another *thread (http://www.insurance-forums.net/forum/senior-insurance-forum/moop-medicare-advantage-plan-part-d-t67557.html)* Cedwards pointed out that some cancer treatment centers do not accept MA plans. Policy doctor said the same about SNF and rehab centers. It......