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The Ritter Platform Launches New Drug Cost Estimator and Prefilled Applications

The Ritter Platform Launches New Drug Cost Estimator and Prefilled Applications

August 27, 2020

 

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Big News! We've added two brand-new features to The Ritter Platform - a Prescription Drug Cost Estimator and Prefilled Applications! Learn more about these new additions and how they can simplify your selling process this AEP.

 

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Ritter Platform: August 21, 2020 Release Notes

Ritter Platform: Drug Cost Estimator for Clients

Ritter Platform: Prefilled Submissions for Clients

The Ritter Platform Launches 3 New Tools and Shared Client Records

Video: The Platform | Agent Drug Cost Estimator

Video: The Platform | Sending Prefilled Submissions

 

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What is the Ritter Platform?

What is the Ritter Platform?

August 26, 2020

 

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The Ritter Platform is a CRM for insurance agents selling Medicare and other senior market products! Consolidate client info, analyze prescription drug costs, access carrier resources, get info on commissions and more. What could you be saving time on?!?

 

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Join Us Online for Ritter Summits 2020

Join Us Online for Ritter Summits 2020

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You’re invited to Ritter Insurance Marketing’s Virtual Summits! We’re kicking off AEP 2021 with nine Summits for insurance agents! These Summits are interactive, tailored to your local markets, and you’ll be able to chat with our staff and the carriers we work with! During these online presentations, our carriers will reveal exclusive first looks for Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D products, too. You don’t want to miss this AEP insurance training… Register today!

 

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Here are the Medicare Out-of-Pocket Expenses That Cost Beneficiaries the Most

Here are the Medicare Out-of-Pocket Expenses That Cost Beneficiaries the Most

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How much do your Medicare clients spend on their Medicare coverage in a year? Do your clients know what out-of-pocket expenses they can expect with Medicare? In this episode, we explore the costs your clients pay out-of-pocket for Medicare, whether they've got Original Medicare, a Medicare Supplement, a stand-alone Medicare Part D plan, Medicare Advantage, or MAPD. We look beyond premiums, breaking down out-of-pocket exposure into deductibles, coinsurance, copays, prescription drug costs, medical supplies, ancillary expenses, networks, and other deciding factors. It's a must-listen for every insurance agent!

 

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