Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
 
No. of Recommendations: 11
Tomorrow is my first day on Medicare. I've got my Medigap and Drug Plan in place, and I will save a ton over the total cost of my individual Blue Cross policy (basic premium, dedutible, co-insurance). For the past several years, I had medical expense significantly in excess of the deductible and co-insurance. If the same or similar medical costs continue (and they should, or at least come close), then I'll be saving around $10K per year over what I will be paying for Medicare, Medigap, and Drug Plan. I even pay Part B premiums at the next step up, which will be $149/month for 2013. Thank you Mr. Government. Yes, I know I've paid for this over the years, but it's still nice to get some return on what I've been paying over my working years.
Print the post Back To Top
Advertisement