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One traditional way for Medicare beneficiaries to control the large gaps in coverage left by Part A and Part B of traditional Medicare has to been to purchase a Medigap policy, also called a Medicare supplement. One good thing about these policies is that they have been pretty standard in most states since the last… Read More


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The first interesting fact to share about Medicare is that this program will celebrate its 50th birthday on July 30th of 2015! This large federal health insurance program has grown and evolved quite a bit in the last half of a century. The original plan only had Part A and B, and today‚Äôs seniors can… Read More


If you raise or provide a household for your grandchildren, your situation is more common than you might think. In the United States, almost 8 million children live in their grandparent’s or other relative’s homes. Sometimes parents also live in these homes, but sometimes parents are absent. Between 2005 and 2010, the number of children… Read More


Some seniors and disabled people need extra help with their care. In some cases, they might just need a little bit of help with daily care activities, usually called activities of daily living (ADLs). In other cases, they may need medical monitoring, supervision, or therapy. At Trusted Senior Specialists, we want to help you make… Read More


These days, many children need required vaccines and health insurance cards to attend school and outside activities. The good news is that health insurance companies usually determine their rates by age, so you can find affordable health insurance for kids. Even better, private health insurance companies cannot decline children because of preexisting health conditions anymore.… Read More


All supplement plans have to be standardized, and the different levels are named Plan A through Plan N. You can visit Medicare.gov to see a chart that outlines the benefits of each of these Medicare supplement plan levels. However, it might be faster and more helpful to simply compare a few different plans at a… Read More