In the News

Title

How to minimize Medicare surcharges with life insurance and annuities

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

12-7-2015

Abstract

If you've been following the recent news about Medicare you are well aware that folks with retirement incomes above a certain level pay surcharges for their Medicare Part B and D.

But did you know that those surcharges, officially known as the Income Related Monthly Adjustment Amounts (IRMAA), create higher Medicare payments without any additional health coverage benefits?