by Jonathan Borrette, Licensed Health and Life Agent, Spirit West Certified Planning, LLC
It used to be that finding the information you needed on the web was fast and easy. These days our internet is heavy with fake information and marketing sites designed to capture personal details. Searching for specific information has become a frustrating and time-consuming job.
Medicare participants can run into this problem when they want to find out more about the coverage, pharmacy plans and supplement options available to them. Often, filling out an online form leads to dozens of unwanted phone calls and a mailbox full of useless brochures.
Finding a local, licensed Arizona insurance agent who can sit down face-to-face with you could make all the difference. A local agent fully versed in the Medicare Advantage, supplements and pharmacy plans in your area can quickly zero in and find the information you are looking for.
For those new to Yavapai County, meeting with a local agent can be key. Changes to existing coverage may fall under a time deadline or qualify for a special enrollment period, and getting needed information quickly could make a big difference.
Over the course of retirement, you could pay out thousands of dollars on your own health care, making it more important than ever to be accurately informed of any possible savings or improved coverage available in your area.
Using a local agent saves time and ensures that you get the accurate information you may need to make more informed health-care choices.
Jonathan Borrette is a licensed health and life agent with Spirit West Certified Planning, LLC, located in downtown Prescott. Jonathan offers free consultations for those needing help and assistance with Medicare coverage and even makes old-fashioned house calls upon request. Jonathan and Spirit West Certified Planning, LLC, are not endorsed by Medicare or any other government agency.