Could your “retirement strategy” cause you a Medicare premium surcharge?

Time to talk about IRMAA. IRMAA — income-related monthly adjustment amount — is one of those unwelcome surprises. Yes, this is one of life’s unwelcome surprises, unfortunately, as it can confront you as you near retirement. For many, they will be in the early stages of retirement because it is related to the cost for […]

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Does Medicare Pay for Caregivers?

Does Medicare Pay for Caregivers? Your Guide to In-Home Healthcare (Parts of this information is from, an excellent site focused only on health topics) Caregivers are a form of in-home care and offering caregivers as In-Home Care has seen a significant rise among health plans over the last 10 years.  The biggest growth has […]

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Enrolling in Medicare for Baby Boomers

If you are a Baby Boomer, it’s your time! Why?  Until the year 2030, 10,000 people daily will turn 65. Lucky you! When that happens, you will be eligible for MEDICARE. The government’s book on Medicare is more than 100 pages!  And it’s boring.  Below is my condensed version, more like a Reader’s Digest article. What we are reviewing in this article is […]

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