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Integrity Marketing Group Acquires McNerney Management Group

Senior Marketing Specialists, MMG’s Brokerage Division, and Senior Benefit Services, MMG’s Career Division, are part of groundbreaking deal marking the latest in a string of Integrity acquisitions over past several years.

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Med Supp rates vary widely by market, index shows

AAMSI’s 2020 Medicare Supplement Insurance Price Index illustrates disparity between highest and lowest costs for same coverage in different ZIP Codes.

Urban Institute: 25-43 million Americans could lose employer-based health coverage during pandemic

Between 25 and 43 million Americans could lose their employer-based health insurance if the unemployment rate hits 20% in the coming months, according to a new report from the Urban Institute.

Medicare Advantage industry adapting to COVID-19 challenges

Operations are rapidly changing in the market according to Patrick Phillips, CEO of Cavulus, a leading tech firm serving the industry.

New 2020 Medigap Cost Comparison study focuses on Plan G

With Plan F no longer available, AAMSI study focuses on price differences by city for Plan G.

Agent Pipeline joins forces with Integrity Marketing Group

Successful IMO now has ability to tap into Integrity's vast resources in what leaders of both firms call a “transformational partnership.”

Complexities in MA options discourage seniors from comparing plans

Many seniors miss out on savings and benefits because they are confused about how to shop for Medicare Advantage plans, says Ensurem CEO Dave Rich.

Comparison shopping can save Med Supp enrollees more than $1,000 per year

A new analysis of Plans F, G and N from eHealth shows that finding the lowest-price Medicare Supplement plan available can pay big dividends.

Medicare premiums taking one of biggest jumps in years says Senior Citizens League

While the Social Security cost-of-living adjustment will increase benefits by 1.6% in 2020, Medicare Part B premiums are climbing by 6.7%, more than four times faster.

HealthSherpa launches nationwide, user-friendly Medicaid application

Health technology company has already processed over 1,700 Medicaid applications through the new pathway.

Vast majority of those selecting Medicare Advantage choose $0 premium plans

Medicare Open Enrollment ‘half-time’ snapshot from eHealth finds premiums down 43% for Medicare Advantage, 15% lower for Part D, and up 8% for Medicare Supplement

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