Medicare Supplement cost comparison
If you are either new to Medicare or if you want to change plans during open enrollment, a Medicare Supplement cost comparison is a great idea. Click Here For A Medicare Supplement Cost Comparison Tool- Free to use at no cost or obligation (Good for all 50 states)
Medicare Supplement cost comparison – things to know:
Medicare Supplement plans and Medigap plans are the same thing. Private insurance companies offer these plans. The insurance companies can only sell you standardized plans. This means the plans offer the same general benefits although some plans offer added benefits. In other words, plan N on Anthem must offer the same benefits as a Plan N on United Health Care. The real difference is the cost of each plan as well as the extra benefits one company offers over another. All insurers must follow both federal and state laws. The laws protect consumers.
Medicare Supplement cost comparison – more information:
A Medigap policy helps you pay for health care costs left over after Medicare A and B have paid their portion. This applies to things such as; co-pays, co-insurance and deductibles. If you enrolled in Original Medicare as well as a Medicare Supplement/Medigap policy, then each policy will each pay it’s part of your covered health care costs. In most cases, when you buy a Medicare Supplement plan, you must have both Medicare Part A and Part B. (Sign up for Medicare A and B) There is a monthly premium for Medicare Part B. There is also a premium for Med Sup/Medigap policies.
Renewing the plans
Your policy is guaranteed renewable as long as you pay your premium. This policy will renew automatically each year. Medicare Supplement cost comparison: If you are considering a Medicare Supplement/Medigap policy, you should definitely compare the costs. You should do this each year before open enrollment as prices change as well as extra benefits that are offered. This is true especially because the benefits you receive the same coverage no matter which carrier you choose. The only difference is the cot of the plan.
Links to rates for each state
Vermont rates site