Author: Matthew Claassen

Matthew Claassen, CMT and CEO of Medigap Seminars Insurance Agency. Medigap Seminars is a premier national Medicare Insurance Brokerage, ranked among the top in the U.S.A. Matthew is considered a leading national expert on Medicare and Social Security. He and his team have received awards from many of the countries largest insurance companies including Mutual of Omaha, Aetna, Humana, Cigna, United American, United Healthcare and others. His videos have become the most popular Medicare educational videos on YouTube with millions of views. As a financial analyst Matthew lead a team of researchers to win the 2009 Best Equity Research & Strategy Award from The Technical analysis magazine.
What Is Medicare Part D?

What Is Medicare Part D?

Medicare Part D is that part of Medicare that provides insurance coverage for most Medicare prescription drugs. In general, Medicare prescription drug coverage can be divided into three categories; inpatient prescriptions, Medicare Part B medications and Part D prescription drug plans. This article explores each in order to help you best understand Part D.

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Medicare Mistakes

Costly Medicare Mistakes

I have been helping people with their retirement and Medicare decisions since 1984. In that time, I have spoken with countless seniors of all ages, both new to medicare and those who have had Medicare in some form or another for years. I have witnessed or been privy to just about every Medicare horror story you can imagine. All of the stories are heartbreaking, and many were totally preventable.

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Medicare Agent Near Me

I have been helping people with their retirement and Medicare decisions since 1984. In that time, I have spoken with countless seniors of all ages, both new to medicare and those who have had Medicare in some form or another for years. I have witnessed or been privy to just about every Medicare horror story you can imagine. All of the stories are heartbreaking, and many were totally preventable.

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Medicare IRMAA

What is IRMAA?

The IRMAA monthly charge is an extra premium charged to higher income earners for their Medicare Part B (outpatient) and Part D (prescription drug) coverage.

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