How to Appeal Medicare Surcharges When Your Income Changes
March 22, 2023
Dear Savvy Senior
Is there anything I can do to reduce my high Medicare premium surcharges? Because of my past income, I pay $329.70 per month for my Part B premium and $64.50/month for Part D, but my income has dropped since I retired. Do I have any options?
If you're getting hit with a higher premium for Medicare Part B and Part D and you think it's unjustified, you can ask Social Security to revisit its decision and perhaps reduce your cost. Here's what you should know.
Many retirees don't realize that monthly premiums for Medicare Part...