Tag: costs

What Is a Medicare Special Enrollment Period?

UNITED STATES— Special Enrollment Period (SEP) This is a period when one is given a chance to join or even make changes to his/her Medicare coverage...

Dining Out Ain’t Cheap Anymore!

UNITED STATES—For most Americans the thought of going out to eat or as some people call it: dining out, is not cheap. Many of...

College Tuition Battle

UNITED STATES—The cost of a college education is expensive. If you’re a parent and sending more than one student to school the cost is...

Spending Too Much On Xmas Gifts

UNITED STATES—I love Christmas and I hate Christmas at the same time. Why? It seems sometimes that no matter how much I prepare in...

2022 Medicare Premiums And Costs Are Ridiculous!!

UNITED STATES—Hello Toni: I have recently enrolled in Medicare and received my 2022 Medicare and You handbook and cannot find what the 2022 Medicare...

The College Hustle

UNITED STATES—Right now, a host of students are getting ready to head back to college or to step onto a college campus for the...

Not Knowing Medicare Rules Costs Americans Millions!

UNITED STATES—Toni: In 2019, we sold our house to move into a senior community. Now, both of our Part B premiums have increased drastically...

College Education, What Is It Worth?

UNITED STATES—I was recently having a conversation with some friends and family about college. I know a lot of people tend to say that...

Stressing Over Gift Buying

UNITED STATES—I don’t know why I allow it to transpire to me every single year, but it happens: I stress over gift buying. What...

Does Medicare Cover Alzheimer Facility Care?

UNITED STATES—Good Morning, Toni: I read your Medicare column regularly and have never seen you address the issue of paying for Alzheimer facility care. ...