The 5 Questions You Must Ask Before Buying Health Insurance

The 5 Questions You Must Ask Before Buying Health Insurance

Before deciding on your next healthcare insurance provider, there are some important questions you need to ask so you can confidently compare each plan and find one that checks all your boxes. 1.) What is the Deductible & Out of Pocket Costs? In health insurance, both the deductible and out-of-pocket expenses are important terms that… Continue Reading The 5 Questions You Must Ask Before Buying Health Insurance

Medicare Advantage vs. Medicare Supplement Plans
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Medicare Advantage vs. Medicare Supplement Plans

Medicare Advantage (Part C) and Medicare Supplement (Medigap) plans are both types of private insurance plans that can work alongside Original Medicare, but they have different structures and offer different types of coverage. Let’s dive into each plan and then compare the advantages and disadvantages of each.  What are Medicare Advantage Plans? Medicare Advantage plans… Continue Reading Medicare Advantage vs. Medicare Supplement Plans

5 Tips for Budgeting in Retirement
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5 Tips for Budgeting in Retirement

Retirement marks a significant life transition, and one of the most critical aspects of this phase is financial planning. For many Americans, ensuring financial security and stability during retirement requires careful budgeting and financial management. In this article, we will explore five essential tips for effective budgeting in retirement, with a focus on Social Security… Continue Reading 5 Tips for Budgeting in Retirement

Why You Should Be Offering Post-65 Retiree Benefits

Why You Should Be Offering Post-65 Retiree Benefits

As a business owner, you’re always trying to do what’s best for your employees. Retiree health insurance offers financial protection for early retirees, covering medical care, prescription drugs, and other services not covered by Medicare or employer-based insurance. This means invaluable peace of mind for those no longer in the workforce.  At Benistar, we are… Continue Reading Why You Should Be Offering Post-65 Retiree Benefits

Helpful Tips for Making the Most Out of Retirement
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Helpful Tips for Making the Most Out of Retirement

If you’re like most of us, you’ve probably spent years dreaming of retirement. Whether you’ve already retired or you’re preparing to leave the workforce soon, after a lifetime of working, investing, and saving, it’s important to make the most out of your retirement. But how can you best do that? Here are some tips for… Continue Reading Helpful Tips for Making the Most Out of Retirement

10 Tips for Selecting a Medicare Advantage Plan
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10 Tips for Selecting a Medicare Advantage Plan

As you approach the age of 65 or have a qualifying disability, you will need to make a decision about your healthcare coverage. Medicare Advantage plans are a popular option for many people, as they can provide comprehensive coverage for medical services, prescription drugs, and additional benefits. However, selecting the right plan can be challenging,… Continue Reading 10 Tips for Selecting a Medicare Advantage Plan