Category: Health Advice for Seniors

The Answer Is Out There!

  May this post find you in good health with your Medicare coverage working properly. This week, I read an article in the New York Times and it resonated: “People get a big happiness boost from being with a romantic partner or friends but not from other people, like colleagues, children or acquaintances. Weather plays […]

You Can’t Pick Your Family!

May this note find you in good health with your Medicare insurance working properly. An important part of aging well includes maintaining healthy relationships. Studies have shown that individuals with close connections to their community and their families to tend to be healthier and happier. So look for ways to stay connected and if you […]

Try New Things

I hope this note finds you well and in good spirits with your Medicare coverage working properly. If it isn’t, or you tired of working with the faceless insurance call centers (where you are just a number), Book a time on my calendar to get concierge Medicare insurance service. Spring has finally sprung and yours […]

Medicare and International Travel

Hello everyone, it’s Karl with The Big 65 Medicare Insurance Services and I hope you’re having a great week! Today’s topic, Medicare and international travel. This morning, a client let me know of an upcoming trip to Italy. He wanted to know if Medicare would cover him or would it be necessary to purchase additional […]

Watch Out For Skilled Nursing Facilities!

  Hey everyone, it’s Karl with the Big 65 Medicare Insurance Services and I hope you are having a great week. Today, I want to talk about preparing for a positive outcome if you end up in a skilled nursing facility. If you have outpatient surgery or a hospital surgery, and the post follow up […]

Let’s Talk About Your Medicare Prescription Drugs

Hi, this is Karl with TheBig 65 Medicare Insurance Services and I hope you are having a great week. I’m here with Plato in Garden of the Gods and today I want to talk about Prescription drugs. If there’s one question again and again that I receive, it’s: Why do my drugs cost more sometimes […]

Here’s Why You Keep Getting Medicare Calls!

One of the biggest frustrations Medicare consumers experience daily is… the illegal telemarketing bombardment: Phone calls, texts, and voicemails. It’s insane. It’s also against the law! Medicare consumers are duped into believing they are making huge mistakes and leaving money on the table if they don’t engage with a complete stranger at a call center […]

How To Age In Place

  Hi this is Karl with The Big 65 Medicare Insurance Services and I hope you’re having a great week. If you live long enough you’re going to get older. And if you get older, it’s important to have a plan put together to be able to age in place. Are you living in a […]

Get Out Now!

As Medicare Insurance Broker, I have the privilege of working with so many remarkable clients living interesting lives. COVID has crimped our lives but it doesn’t mean we have to stop living. Look for ways to explore, adventure and try new things. Don’t take my word for it, here’s an article that talks about the […]

Cognitive Decline And Aging In Place

One thing for certain, if we live long enough… We’re gonna get older. And if we do get old enough… Cognitive decline still seems inevitable. The good news, if resources and living circumstances permit, aging in place is possible. And that’s what most people hope to do. So even though my dear friend is 94, […]