Medicare Part D

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Thrive at 65! 3 Important Medicare Part D Facts

Medicare Myths vs Truths

myth:   
After age 65, I can enroll in Medicare Part D whenever I want without a penalty.

truth:  
Medicare allows you to enroll three months before, and up to seven months after, your 65th birthday. There is a penalty for enrolling outside of this time period; however, you can review and switch Medicare Part D plans each year during Open Enrollment, from October 15 - December 7.

Medicare Myths vs Truths

myth:
I’m not 65 years old, so I’m not eligible for Medicare Part D.

truth:  
People who have been diagnosed with permanent disabilities and have collected Social Security for at least two years are eligible to enroll at any age.

Medicare Myths vs Truths

myth:
Everyone pays the same amount for coverage.

truth:  
Medicare costs vary depending on the plan chosen, income and enrolling outside the eligibility window.

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