Texas Medicare Education
If you are receiving Social Security benefits before turning 65, you should automatically receive notification of your enrollment in Medicare shortly before your 65th birthday or your 25th month of disability. Other individuals must apply by calling or visiting their Social Security office to receive Medicare.
How much is Medicare Part A? Part A is no additional charge for most people. However, your Part B and Part D will have a monthly premium.
The costs for Medicare Part B and Part D, as well as any supplemental coverage, is something that many will not anticipate. Do not be surprised when you turn 65 and learn that Medicare is not free.