Meet Our Medicare Team at the MidCoast Senior Expo

May 1, 2018

Join Jo-Ann Neal and Anna Moorman at the MidCoast Senior Expo, Friday, May 18 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Elk’s Lodge, 210 Rankin Street in Rockland. Jo-Ann and Anna  will be ready to answer questions about Medicare.  The event is expected to draw 32 exhibitors and is sponsored by Maine Senior Guide. … Read More

Our Latest Medicare Newsletter – Open Enrollment Starts 10/15

October 3, 2017

Plan information for 2018 will become available Oct. 1. By that time you should have received an Annual Notice of Change (ANOC) from your insurer explaining how your plan will be changing for 2018. If you have questions about your coverage or need to make a change, open enrollment is a great opportunity to do … Read More

Individual Health Newsletter | June 2017

May 30, 2017

Read our June 2017 Individual Health Newsletter (PDF, new window). Click here .

Medicare Newsletter | June 2017

May 30, 2017

Read our June 2017 Medicare E-Newsletter (PDF, new window) . Click here.

A New Medicare Charge is Coming: Here’s How to Lessen the Blow

September 28, 2016

For high-income Americans covered by Medicare, now is the time to make tax moves to minimize an increase in premium surcharges. Starting in 2018, households with income more than $85,000 (singles) or $170,000 (couples), will be picking up an even greater share of the costs. For example, a single person with an income between $133,500 … Read More

Medicare Matters: Open Enrollment Starts 10/15

September 19, 2016

When it comes to Medicare, one size doesn’t fit all. While everyone has the same benefits available to them through Original Medicare, Medicare Advantage and prescription drug plan benefits vary by county and are subject to change from one year to the next. If your health needs have changed in the last year, it’s important … Read More

Jo-Ann Neal Now Licensed for Medicare

February 5, 2016

Jo-Ann Neal of Allen Insurance and Financial has obtained her license to present Medicare insurance options to Allen clients. “Medicare coverage and insurance policies that help fill the gaps of Medicare can be complex and confusing,” said Dan Wyman, manager of Allen’s insured benefits division. “Jo-Ann and Anna Moorman of our office can help our … Read More

Medicare Open Enrollment: The Ideal Time to Shop for New Coverage

October 9, 2014

Medicare open enrollment this year starts Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7.  Even if you’re happy with your current plan, open enrollment is the ideal time to make sure the plan you’re enrolled in is really the right plan for your needs. Insurance plans unveil new pricing and benefits during open enrollment; it’s best not … Read More