| posted on 6.10.2017 at 04:31 PM
Learning about Medicare since I'm turning 65 this September
About 3 months ago I've started receiving postcards about Medicare. Send in this postcard with your address and get more info about medicare.
Well, I attended a couple of classes and found some basics like:
There is a national phone number: And yes I tried it and it works.
After you call here, you'll be prompted by a robots.
Since I'm a first timer or basically just signing up...I'll go here.
On the internet its, http://www.ssa.gov
or phone, #1-800-772-1213
Main office hours, 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM. (Monday thru Friday) to talk to a real person.
and yes, I 'd tested this and it works.
In the State of Nevada....we have this program called, (SHIP)
Which is the State Health Insurance Assistance Program.
telephone number is: 702-486-3478
_For one person if your monthly income is between $990 and $1,366.
_Or for 2 people from $1,335 and $1,842 you will be able to get financial assistance for your medical program. Call them for information and
To qualify for MEDICAID...., you must earn less than $746 for a single person or $1,141.00 for a couple.
This is a Federal Option
Located at 1210 South Valley View, suite 104, Las Vegas, Nevada.
telephone number: 702-668-4200
the information here is about the State of Nevada...each state should have their own.
Another resource to find out about financial assistance is:
National Council on Aging, call 1-800-677-1116
or use the computer go to, http://www.benefitscheckup.org
I'm still learning and preparing......personally, I'll stick with my employer for the salary, benefits, and basically to stay active at this phase
of my life.
Good Luck to you all and I hope this information helps.