We realize that being an Expat can be challenging for any number of reasons. One such challenge is getting questions answered when it comes to expats signing up for medicare. In this article we hope to provide you with some insightful answers that will make the move to Medicare easier for you.
QUESTIONS: I am about to turn 65. As an Expat, am I required to sign up for Medicare? If so, what parts are required? If I do sign up, will I have to pay even though I am out of the USA and can’t use my benefits? If I don’t, will I have to pay a penalty? Can I wait until open enrollment?