Max Out of Pocket

Sober October: Max Gives Up Alcohol For A Month

Listen, I enjoy alcohol. An ice-cold beer in the summer or a stiff drink of liquor during the holidays can make for a good time. If there is a line in the sand between a good buzz and a good drunk, I probably cross it more than I should. But I typically try to stay away from the bad drunk territory when I can. I can deal with the occasional hangover here and there, but...

How Much is the 2021 Medicare Part A Deductible?

My good friends over at the Medicare program adjust patient out-of-pocket costs every year. This information is usually released each November for the upcoming calendar year. In fact, just last week, they went ahead and updated the numbers for the calendar year 2021. One of the more important numbers I like to keep an eye on is the inpatient Medicare Part A deductible. So let’s get to it. The inpatient Medicare Part A deductible is increasing...