HOUSTON-FOX26 - Two and a half million new Medicare cards are on their way to those eligible Texans.
No longer will your Medicare number be the same as your social security number. Instead you'll be assigned a new Medicare ID number with with letters and numbers.
It will be sent to you for FREE. But crooks will try and convince to pay them $2.99 for shipping and handling.
Crooks will try anything to get your personal financial information. Remember Medicare will never call you.