Luckily, there is a tool available that is free and available to everyone, whether you have insurance or not.
Using GoodRx.com can save you a huge amount of money on prescriptions drugs.
This tool is especially helpful for Medicare beneficiaries who have entered or are close to entering “the Donut Hole” (aka coverage gap).
In the video tutorial below, Sean will walk you through the step-by-step process on how to start saving right now.
Hint: There are multiple ways to save using GoodRx.com, watch the whole video to learn all of them.
Other ways to Save
If after using GoodRx to save on prescriptions, you are still having problems affording your drugs, there are state assistance programs that you may qualify for.
Specifically, you can apply for programs that are income-based. These programs have varying levels of assistance based on your taxable income.
Read more about how to apply for Medicare ‘Extra Help’
As a reminder, Medicare is a program that is typically available to seniors age 65 and up, however some people qualify if they’ve had a disability for longer than 24 months.
An alternative method to receive assistance is to apply for Medicaid. Medicaid is independent of Medicare and you can apply at YourTexasBenefits.com