William Kohn’s Blog
Open enrollment is coming up and as Steve O said, there are a lot of people out there who don't know when it is, what their options are, and what happens if they miss it. Our very own Bill Kohn was live on the air for a chat with Steve O and Rene on 880, the Biz to...read more
Medicaid is a state-administered program for low-income and disabled U.S. citizens and legal aliens. Although many of the coverage details are determined by individual states, each state must provide certain services, such as specific hospital and doctor...read more
2019 open enrollment season is approaching. Here are answers to some common enrollment and subsidies questions. Open Enrollment for 2019 begins November 1, 2018, and ends December 15, 2018. If you like wasting money, go ahead and skip this year’s Obamacare...read more
Old age is inevitable, and all of us have to come to terms with it. Those who have the foresight begin preparing early on for basic amenities of life such as health, security, and independence. This requires a significant amount of capital, and as we know all too...read more
The affordability of health insurance has become a very slippery slope; the kind that bloats monthly premiums on popular health plans, thanks in part because of the ongoing debate over several provisions of the Affordable Care Act. Health premiums get...read more
While the exact cause for Parkinson’s disease is unknown, many researchers attribute it to both genetic and environmental factors. Parkinson’s disease is characterized by the progressive loss of motor function, when dopamine-producing brain cells start to...read more
Hospitals are important institutions that should strive to deliver high quality, reliable and low cost healthcare services. There are many characteristics that define what good healthcare constitutes. As a baseline, hospitals should have enough resources...read more
As each new year brings notable changes in Medicare policies, it is crucial for seniors to stay updated of all changes, for getting the best coverage at the most affordable price. As we all know, Medicare pertains to the federal health insurance program...read more
If you’re approaching 65, now is the best time to begin the process of applying for Medicare. Financial gurus strongly suggest that you familiarize yourself with the program to reap the many benefits of Medicare. You can also get some quick and valuable...read more
We only go to a hospital when we absolutely must! While such a visit can stress us out physically and mentally, it also has financial repercussions! If you’re heading to the hospital, then knowing how much such a visit will cost can reduce some of that...read more
The American population is aging, which means that more of us will require long-term care to take care of ourselves and our families. The figures say that by 2050, the number of Americans aged 65 or more will have reached 80 million! While that reality is...read more
What is a Medicare Supplement? A Medicare Supplement Insurance also referred to as Medigap, is a policy designed to help pay part of the health care costs that were left uncovered by the Original Medicare, such as deductibles, co-insurance and co-payments...read more
Let us simplify matters for you as far as life insurance is considered. If you have assets and beneficiaries, then this is the most important investment you will ever make! Yes, it doesn’t feel good to think about your own demise. However, if you take out...read more
Have you arrived at the decision that assisted living is the best choice for a loved one? Are you worried about financing such care? Were you depending on Medicare, Managed Care, or Medigap to reimburse you? Does not being able to balance quality care with...read more
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