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Texas seniors could get help paying for utility bills? Up to $1,500/year

Updated: Sep 2, 2022

Can you pay for the utilities or gas with your Flex Card?

I have noticed there are few medicare advantage plans out there offering the benefit of paying for the utilities like the electricity or gas bill, gasoline or petrol, tv cable for your home.

Most of the times the benefit is up to $125 dollars per month.

In some plans this additional monthly allowance will be added to your Flex Card visa debit card.

How to qualify for a debit card that will pay my utilities offered by a medicare plan?

To qualify you must enroll in a plan offering the benefit in your zip code plus having a chronic condition approved by the plan. Like asthma, diabetes, chronic heart failure, high blood pressure etc. Call to ask about what conditions make you eligible at 305 563 5310 ☎️ and to check if this benefit is in your county.


No. you cannot buy food with Flex Card. the only purpose of these card is to pay coinsurance or medical bills from providers like dentist or optometrist for example.

There only some few eligible healthcare benefits expenses that can be paid by the Medicare Flex card.

Why so many different cards?

Some Medicare Advantage plans will offer you a different type of prepaid card that can be used to buy over the counter items and food at stores like Walmart or Win Dixie

Some of the food cards are known as Healthy grocery benefits or Healthy benefits plus or healthy food card.

Medicare Advantage plans offering thousands of dollars on food card benefit? true or false

Some of these Medicare food cards have an allowance between $35 dollars to $225 dollars per month

the amount of the benefit on the Healthy grocery plus cards depends on your zip code and your eligibility for Medicaid.

How to find a Medicare plan with thousands of dollars on Food benefit?

If We find a plan in your area including flexible expending account, we will be able to enroll you

the only way to get this benefit is enrolling in Medicare advantage plan offering the benefit.

Call 305 563 5310 ☎️


Medicare flex card could help you paying your utility bill In Texas

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