Medicare Part D premium to remain unchanged in 2013

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has announced that the average premium for Medicare Part D coverage will remain steady in 2013. The average premium will be about $30. This is the third straight year that the Part D premium has not increased. Open enrollment for Medicare Part D plans...

Medicare Part D: It Pays to Shop Around

[ Originally posted Oct 16, 2012 ] Medicare Open Enrollment began yesterday, October 15, and continues through December 7, 2012. The enrollment period ends earlier than in previous years, so those considering making a change should not procrastinate. Medicare beneficiaries should pay particular...