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Medicare updates for 2023!

We hope that your new year is off to a great start! New Jersey Medicare Brokers is kicking off 2023 with a few reminders to make sure you are...

Medicare Annual Election Period ends 12/7 and NJ State Assistance thresholds have updated for 2023!

The 2023 Annual Election Period (AEP) for Medicare prescription drug plans or Medicare Advantage plans ends December 7th. Thankfully, the non-stop...

Medicare Advantage Versus Medicare Supplement – What’s the difference?

This is the time of year when everyone is bombarded by advertisements (TV, Radio, Internet) and phone calls regarding Medicare products. No one is...

Medicare Premium is Going Down in 2023! Medicare Annual Enrollment Period is here!

New Jersey Medicare Brokers is thrilled to kick off the fall season with some good news; Medicare's 2023 premium has been announced and will be...

Shingles vaccines are $0 in 2023 thanks to the Inflation Reduction Act!

We have some exciting updates to share regarding the recently passed Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 and how it will benefit Medicare recipients....

Protecting Yourself Against Medicare Scams

It is estimated that Medicare loses at least $60 billion annually to fraudulent activity.[1] This is not only costly for the Medicare program but...

Medicare changes when moving to or from New Jersey

Many people on Medicare move to New Jersey to be closer to family and others move out of New Jersey because of the high cost of living. Medicare is...

Medicare Premium Payment Options

A premium is the amount of money you pay for an insurance policy. Medicare has multiple parts to it and each are their own insurance policies. The...

NJ PAAD and Senior Gold raised their qualifications by $10,000 in 2022!

New Jersey has medication assistance programs called Pharmaceutical Assistance to the Aged and Disabled (PAAD) and Senior Gold. The only...

2022 Medicare Updates

Every year the amount you pay for Medicare Part B and the deductibles change. In 2022 Medicare increased the cost for Medicare Part B from $148.50...

The Medicare Advertisements should stop after December 7th!

The last day to switch your Medicare Prescription drug or Medicare Advantage plan for 2022 is December 7th. If you would like to keep your coverage...

Medicare Open Enrollment Period Continues Until December 7th

Happy Fall! This is the time of year when you have the ability to either keep your current Medicare coverage or make a change for the upcoming...

2022 Medicare Open Enrollment Period

The 2022 Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug plans were released October 1st. The monthly premium on these plans changes every year, with some...

What will you be billed for a hospital stay with Medicare coverage?

Just like many things with Medicare the answer depends on a number of factors. Medicare Part A is hospital insurance and you’d think that Medicare...

Understanding Medicare and IRMAA - Income Related Monthly Adjustment Amount

Income Related Monthly Adjustment Amount (IRMAA) is a mouthful but understanding the thresholds and additional premium costs for Medicare Part B...

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