Category: Eligibility

Still Working at 65? Guidelines For Transitioning to Medicare

The steps to planning for Medicare

U.S. citizens and legal residents who have  been in the U.S. for at least 5 consecutive years become eligible for Medicare at age 65, unless they’re disabled. In cases of disability, a citizen or legal resident under 65 qualifies automatically for Medicare Part A and Part B after receiving Social Security or certain Railroad Retirement Board disability benefits for 2 years.*

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Medicare and Other Health Insurance Coverage: Who Pays First?

Coordinating your benefits made simple

Having more than one source of healthcare coverage after you turn 65 is good. Knowing which source will pay your healthcare expenses first is better. Is it Medicare? Medicaid? Your employer’s health plan? Something else? (more…)

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