Category: Living Well

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Here’s Another Way To Prevent Illness!

One of the biggest problems with original Medicare is… It does NOT include preventive dental coverage. This oversight leaves many individuals ignoring  an important component of wellness. Regular dental cleanings and check-ups may reduce the risk of developing endocarditis or exacerbating other cardiovascular conditions. Studies from the University of Illinois postulate links between… Periodontal plaque […]

Beware Of Online Danger!

Greetings from the Big 65 Medicare Insurance Services. As I chat with Medicare Insurance Clients all over the country, here’s one of the biggest mistakes I see people make… Not protecting their online data! Taking steps like installing a virtual private network, updating encryption and regularly changing passwords will help prevent bad hombres from stealing […]

One Key To Longevity

As a Medicare Insurance Broker, I have the privilege of working with retirees all over the US. Some are thriving; some are struggling. One thing that everyone wants? Good health. One of the simplest things we can do to improve our health is stay physically active. Small steps over a long period of time can […]

Homeowners Beware!

As your Medicare Insurance Broker, I encourage you to schedule a time on my calendar every year to make sure your coverage is up to date. It’s equally important to review your homeowners coverage with an independent property & casualty broker as well. Understand the deductibles, make sure your valuable items are scheduled and have […]