The Mathematics of Choosing a Medicare Advantage Plan

Mel Schlesinger
7 min readNov 10, 2020

There is less than one month to go before the end of this year’s Annual Medicare Open Enrollment. The question that every person on Medicare must ultimately answer is whether to buy a Medicare Supplement or enroll in a Medicare Advantage Plan. From my perspective, this is a very easy question to answer.

Medicare — A Quick Overview

For the purposes of this article I am only going to talk about the individual age 65 or older without any special medical needs. This is the person who has enrolled in both Part “A” and…

Mel Schlesinger

Sort of retired. I am obsessed with happiness. As I write the last chapter of the story of my life, I want to share ideas on being happy.