What are the disadvantages of Medicare Supplement plans?   In this article, I will go into detail on some of the biggest disadvantages of choosing a Medicare Supplement plan.   First of all, here is a basic overview of what a Medicare Supplement is. Like anything in life, there are tradeoffs.  This is no different… Read More

A Guide to Enroll in Medicare Advantage Reno In this article, I am going to go over the steps to make the process of Medicare Advantage Enrollment Reno as simple as possible. There are numerous Medicare Advantage Plans available in Reno.  Also, there are two local carriers that are offering plans with very strong benefits.… Read More

Ultimate Guide to Medicare in Nevada   Signing up for Medicare in Nevada is confusing. This guide is designed to explain all the various plans and parts that are available to you. This includes both Medicare Supplement information as well as Medicare Advantage information.   Our way of simplifying this process is why our office… Read More

Pinnacle Medical Group   There is a new medical group in 2021. Pinnacle Medical Group opens up in the Reno/Sparks area. That means that Doctors are switching to the new Pinnacle Medical Group. Pinnacle Medical Group just started accepting new patients at their locations across the valley. With a new group, means doctors will be… Read More

Medicare Parts Versus Plans Medicare Parts versus Plans.  These two items have confused many of my clients.  Many people call our office and say they want Part G or Plan D.  In this article I will attempt to break the differences down for you. Original Medicare Original Medicare, known as Part A and Part B. … Read More

Medicare Supplement Plans in Washoe County There are 10 Medicare Supplement plans in Washoe County.  The link is to the Nevada Department of Insurance.  It goes into more detail.  I will not go into the details of each plan here.  Instead, I will highlight what Medicare Supplements Plans provide. Here in Washoe County Nevada, you… Read More

Medicare Part C Medicare Part C is what may be known as the third leg in Medicare.  The first two legs are Part A and Part B, with the fourth being Part D.  For instance, Part C covers the remaining balance that Original Medicare or Parts A and B do not cover.  That equals to… Read More

Medicare Advantage Plans in Washoe County Medicare Advantage plans in Washoe County vary.  In addition to the national insurance companies, there are two local carriers offering plans.  If you were to sign up through a broker outside of Nevada, you would never be offered these two plans. Local Expertise Going with a local Medicare Broker… Read More

Nevada’s Medicare market is expanding in the best of ways! In general, benefits are going up on most Medicare Advantage plans. Also, Medicare Advantage plans are available in new counties in 2021. Medicare Supplement premiums increase every year, but they are much lower in Nevada compared to other states. If you are looking to enroll… Read More

Medicare Supplement Plans in Reno Medicare Supplement in Reno is also known as Medigap plans.  These plans cover the remaining 20% that Original Medicare does not cover.  Original Medicare is Part A and Part B.  You must have Parts A and B to be eligible for a Medicare Supplement Plan. Eligibility Eligibility requirements may vary… Read More