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  • Have Cancer…. Must Return to Original Medicare During Medicare Annual Enrollment!! November 19, 2020
    Have Cancer…. Must Return to Original Medicare During Medicare Annual Enrollment!! Toni: Last year, I made a mistake when I retired and enrolled in a Medicare Advantage PPO plan because I understood from talking with retired co-workers and friends that this PPO plan was like a Medicare Supplement. Boy was I wrong! I need out Now!! […]
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  • Left Employer Benefits Now I Have a Medicare Part D Penalty…Why?? November 19, 2020
    Left Employer Benefits Now I Have a Medicare Part D Penalty…Why?? Hello Toni: I made a terrible mistake last April when I was no longer being covered by my employer group health plan due to retiring.  I had a telemarketing agent help me find a Medicare Supplement which began April 1, 2020.  No one told […]
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  • 2021 Medicare Part D Deductible and Donut Hole Costs…Released! November 19, 2020
    2021 Medicare Part D Deductible and Donut Hole Costs…Released! Toni: This year, the 2021 Medicare and You handbook did not include all the information regarding the Medicare Part D deductibles and “Donut Hole”. I got in the “famous” Medicare donut hole in June of 2020 and do not know how I got there. I know it is October, […]
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  • Did Changes to Plan F Cause My Medicare Supplement Premiums to Rise? October 15, 2020
    Did Changes to Plan F Cause My Medicare Supplement Premiums to Rise? 2 Weeks until Thursday, October 15-Medicare Annual Enrollment- Toni: We have received a 20% increase in our Plan F Medicare Supplement. I am a 70-year-old female in decent health, but my husband is undergoing cancer treatment at MD Anderson. Also, his cardiologist has […]
    Toni King
  • What is the Medicaid Estate Recovery Program? October 15, 2020
    What is the Medicaid Estate Recovery Program? Toni, I am a financial planner with a client who just received a bill for her mother’s Medicaid Long Term Care that was cared for at her mother’s house instead of a nursing home.   Sue is now stuck with a $67,500 bill that Medicaid says must be paid […]
    Toni King
  • Marketing During Medicare Annual Enrollment Is Stressful!! October 15, 2020
    Marketing During Medicare Annual Enrollment Is Stressful!! 3 Weeks until Thursday, October 15-Medicare Annual Enrollment-  Toni: I just received a phone call saying there is a federal law that I change my Medicare during Medicare’s Annual Enrollment?  The Toni Says® office helped us with our Medicare decision in April when my husband retired from his job […]
    Toni King
  • Are You Prepared for An Unexpected Accident or Illness? September 16, 2020
    Are You Prepared for An Unexpected Accident or Illness? Hi Toni: Recently, I had a bad car wreck and ended up in the hospital with only a minor concussion from hitting the windshield and my wife was not hurt at all. I was surprised when the hospital asked for my medical power of attorney.  I am […]
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  • Enrolled in Medicare Part B…NOW I’m Receiving a Part D Penalty…Why? September 16, 2020
    Enrolled in Medicare Part B…NOW I’m Receiving a Part D Penalty…Why? Hello Toni: Turned 65 in August 2018, continued to work full-time with company benefits, until I was laid off on May 10thand that is when my employer benefits ended.  I have enrolled in a Medicare supplement plan G and a Part D prescription drug […]
    Toni King
  • Social Security Scam Alert!!! Hang UP on Bogus Calls!! September 16, 2020
    Social Security Scam Alert!!! Hang UP on Bogus Calls!! Reader Alert: This week, I, Toni King received a letter from the Social Security office regarding my special needs sister’s benefits and an amazing SCAM ALERT was on the back of the envelope that her Social Security letter was in.  I felt it was my duty to […]
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  • Does Medicare Cover “Expensive” Injections in Doctor’s Office? August 8, 2020
    Does Medicare Cover “Expensive” Injections in Doctor’s Office? Toni:  I have been laid off this week with my current employer’s benefits ending August 31.  I turn 65 in August and will be enrolling in Medicare.  My employer group health plan currently has an HSA with a high deductible of $3,000 which I meet early in […]
    Toni King

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Staying ahead is always the smart move. Learn how you can stay ahead of tornado season with these tips from the Red Cross in the link below. Also, be sure to talk with your American National agent to make sure your coverage is updated with any new life changes.

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At American National, we care about you and your health. With everything going on around us, you may be wondering how to stay physically active. Check out this list of resources to keep moving and doing what you can. ❤

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