Medicare For The Lazy Man Podcast
Episode 215 - Medicare questions? Join our mega marathon MLM Mailbag session!

Episode 215 - Medicare questions? Join our mega marathon MLM Mailbag session!

July 29, 2021

Readers of Medicare for the Lazy Man (2021) often send messages asking for clarification or additional information.

Today we review some of that correspondence in order to benefit listeners who may have similar questions or concerns.    

(Most severe critic: A+)  

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Official website: https://www.MedicareForTheLazyMan.com

Send questions & love notes: DBJ@MLMMailbag.com

Ep. 214 - Save big bucks with “High Deductible G”! Exactly what risk do you run?

Ep. 214 - Save big bucks with “High Deductible G”! Exactly what risk do you run?

July 27, 2021

The extra risk one accepts when purchasing the high value "HDG" is measurable and MLM has created a tool to do exactly that.

HDG almost always packs the biggest bang for the buck. However, the older the client, the smaller the risk and the better choice that high deductible plan turns out to be!

(Most severe critic: A+)  

Inspired by "MEDICARE FOR THE LAZY MAN; Simplest & Easiest Guide Ever! (2021)" on Amazon.com. Return to leave a short customer review & help future readers.

Official website: https://www.MedicareForTheLazyMan.com

Send questions & love notes: DBJ@MLMMailbag.com

Ep. 213 - The Medicare for the Lazy Man (MLM) Mailbag gets an extended visit today!

Ep. 213 - The Medicare for the Lazy Man (MLM) Mailbag gets an extended visit today!

July 25, 2021

Chip is looking for a recommendation for a Social Security book, but I had to disappoint him.

Walter asked if there will be a 2022 edition of "Medicare for the Lazy Man". I should have told him that they would have to pry the typewriter from my cold, dead hands before I stop releasing new Medicare books each year!

Finally, Donna has a more complex situation concerning her HSA benefits and how she should approach Medicare enrollment. 

(Most severe critic: A+)  

Inspired by "MEDICARE FOR THE LAZY MAN; Simplest & Easiest Guide Ever! (2021)" on Amazon.com. Return to leave a short customer review & help future readers.

Official website: https://www.MedicareForTheLazyMan.com

Send questions & love notes: DBJ@MLMMailbag.com

Ep. 212 - Five surprising things that are NOT covered by Medicare!

Ep. 212 - Five surprising things that are NOT covered by Medicare!

July 22, 2021

The good news here is that Medicare is not entirely a Big Government welfare program. Some routine medical treatments are still the responsibility of the participants.

In a free, capitalistic economy, that is the way it ought to be!

(Most severe critic: A)  

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Official website: https://www.MedicareForTheLazyMan.com

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Ep. 211 - Are you “actively at work”? Then don’t worry about a late enrollment penalty!

Ep. 211 - Are you “actively at work”? Then don’t worry about a late enrollment penalty!

July 20, 2021

Turning age 65 does not cause the penalty clock to start running if you are employed or covered as a dependent by someone who is.

Before dipping into the MLM Mailbag, we open a couple of surprise gifts. One is an "MLM Book Review Persuader" baseball bat courtesy of the very generous Dominick Regina.

Thanks Dominick!

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Official website: https://www.MedicareForTheLazyMan.com

Send questions & love notes: DBJ@MLMMailbag.com

Ep. 210 - At last! Social Security explained: four facts it would be nice to know!

Ep. 210 - At last! Social Security explained: four facts it would be nice to know!

July 18, 2021

If you have the answers, you will know the exact best time to start taking SS payments.

For instance: how long do you think it will be before you die? Good luck with that one!

(Most severe critic: A)  

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Official website: https://www.MedicareForTheLazyMan.com

Send questions & love notes: DBJ@MLMMailbag.com

Ep. 209 - Interrogation of a so-called “expert” by a self-proclaimed “Medicare idiot”!

Ep. 209 - Interrogation of a so-called “expert” by a self-proclaimed “Medicare idiot”!

July 15, 2021

A session of free association about the advantages of supplement plans  replaces the promised visit to the MLM Mailbag.

What sounds like disjointed rambling is really an attempt to explain some of the subtleties in an evenhanded way.  

(Most severe critic: A+)  

Inspired by "MEDICARE FOR THE LAZY MAN; Simplest & Easiest Guide Ever! (2021)" on Amazon.com. Return to leave a short customer review & help future readers.

Official website: https://www.MedicareForTheLazyMan.com

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Ep. 208 - Changing minds with every turn of a page, MLM is showing a new way!

Ep. 208 - Changing minds with every turn of a page, MLM is showing a new way!

July 13, 2021

Many recent correspondents have expressed a change of heart, selecting Medicare supplements over the more problematic Advantage plans.

An MLM Mailbag item from a reader is an excellent example of this new realization: the solid protection of a supplement plan may just be the most prudent choice. 

(Most severe critic: A-)  

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Official website: https://www.MedicareForTheLazyMan.com

Send questions & love notes: DBJ@MLMMailbag.com

Ep. 207 - Stiffed by your bank? Earn 3% on your savings with my fave Medicare plan!

Ep. 207 - Stiffed by your bank? Earn 3% on your savings with my fave Medicare plan!

July 11, 2021

If you purchase a certain company's Medicare supplement, they will pay fairly generous interest on the accompanying annuity deposit you make. This makes any deductibles and coinsurance expenses somewhat less painful!

(Most severe critic: A+)  

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Official website: https://www.MedicareForTheLazyMan.com

Send questions & love notes: DBJ@MLMMailbag.com

Ep. 206 - Toothless hillbillies or obsessed with dental hygiene?

Ep. 206 - Toothless hillbillies or obsessed with dental hygiene?

July 8, 2021

My clients just cannot stop asking about dental, vision & hearing insurance! I finally have a plan to offer them that should make everyone happy! (except for the cheapskates, of course) 

(Most severe critic: A)  

Inspired by "MEDICARE FOR THE LAZY MAN; Simplest & Easiest Guide Ever! (2021)" on Amazon.com. Return to leave a short customer review & help future readers.

Official website: https://www.MedicareForTheLazyMan.com

Send questions & love notes: DBJ@MLMMailbag.com

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