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Survey says: Health Insurance Satisfaction Highest with Medicare

Annual Insure.com survey finds Medicare enrollees have highest satisfaction with their plan for second year in a row.

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Why new agents should sell to Baby Boomers

David Duford explains why this particular demographic provides a great opportunity for agents.

Why face-to-face Medicare shopping is a bigger challenge during this year’s AEP

Ensurem CEO Dave Rich says rising drug prices, economic uncertainty, and an unprecedented number of choices make traditional face-to-face Medicare insurance shopping increasingly difficult.

Cigna expands Medicare Advantage offerings to 23 states

Cigna Corporation announces its largest MA plan expansion to date in advance of 2021 Medicare AEP starting Oct. 15.

Over half of retirees think more needs to be invested Medicare

Fifty-six percent of older adults think more needs to be invested in Medicare in order to respond more quickly and effectively to a healthcare crisis like COVID-19, according to a recent survey by The Senior Citizens League.

As Medicare Open Enrollment nears, seniors assess proposed program changes from Biden, Trump

With a presidential election looming, Ensurem CEO Dave Rich looks at current rule revisions and the candidates’ differing views of Medicare’s future.

Senior Market Sales acquired by Alliant Insurance Services

New partnership positions SMS to expand the reach of its health and wealth platform through Alliant’s extensive distribution channels.

Clover Health to triple Medicare Advantage geographic footprint on heels of significant membership growth

Pending CMS approval, expansion would increase Clover’s coverage to 108 counties in eight states.

Walmart forms insurance agency to sell Medicare insurance direct

“Yes, you read that right, Walmart now has an insurance agency,” reads a job posting on the company’s hiring website, adding the company has a “unique, brand-new opportunity to help millions of people find the best Medicare insurance available.”

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.

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.

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