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Why it’s important to not skip Medicare open enrollment Clients are advised to make the most of Medicare open enrollment, which starts on Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7, according to this article on MarketWatch. The open enrollment offers an opportunity for seniors to change their plans to save hundreds of dollars. To make the right decision, Medicare beneficiaries are advised to review their existing plan, to ensure their doctor still honors their Advantage plan, and to check their prescription drugs. They should also factor in premiums and out-of-pocket costs and the Medicare Advantage maximum out-of-pocket limit. Seeking professional advice is also recommended to help them arrive at the right decision.

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