Wed, Oct 16, 2019
Medigap plans C and F, that cover the Part B deductible, will no longer be available for purchase by newly-eligible Medicare beneficiaries.
Tue, Oct 1, 2019
Medicare’s Open Enrollment Period is just two weeks away.
Mon, Sep 9, 2019
Open enrollment season starts on Oct. 15 and runs through Dec. 7.
Thu, Aug 8, 2019
Learn what the Congressional change means for your Medigap plan
Mon, Jul 8, 2019
One of the biggest trade-offs between Medicare Advantage and traditional Medicare is that Medicare Advantage plans have a more limited network of doctors and other providers.
Mon, Jun 17, 2019
While enrollment in Medicare Advantage has grown rapidly over the past decade, the majority of Medicare beneficiaries choose to enroll in traditional Medicare during their first year on Medicare, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF).
Mon, Apr 15, 2019
FirstCommunity has been providing high quality, affordable Medicare supplements to nearly 4000 “ 65+ boomers” in the nine county region we serve.
Mon, Apr 1, 2019
Are you considering signing up for a Medicare Advantage plan? A growing number of seniors are choosing these private insurance plans, which typically offer low or zero premiums – and sometimes more services – than traditional Medicare.
Fri, Mar 1, 2019
We have lived with change and uncertainty our entire lives; in fact, it is one of life’s few constants. You would think we would be used to it by now, but we aren’t.
Fri, Feb 8, 2019
FirstCommunity is all about choices for seniors and we think you’ll like this latest addition.
Tue, Jan 15, 2019
If you are collecting Social Security benefits now or still paying into the system, these changes will affect you.
Tue, Dec 4, 2018
Are you considering signing up for a Medicare Advantage plan?
Sat, Dec 1, 2018
If you or a loved one doesn’t have enough money to meet basic needs, you need to know about programs that can help. When the most immediate needs have been met, it also makes sense to look at your next steps.
Mon, Nov 26, 2018
When it comes to seniors staying up to date on vaccinations, not all seniors adhere to the schedule.
Wed, Nov 21, 2018
Research shows strength training may decrease cardiovascular risk and premature death for older adults.