Get Ready Podcast: Using Innovative Technology To Empower Financial Preparedness

“Every interaction is a learning opportunity.  Listen to your audience/customer, irrespective whether you are a business or are an employer, attempt to truly learn more about your user base or your team. The more you understand the need, the better you will be able to serve.” – Roshni Chowdhry “Financial literacy is the first step, … Read more

Get Ready with Neil Granger: Best Practices for Identifying and Preventing Elder Financial Abuse

  Educate Yourself: Whether you are an advisor or a consumer, take advantage of available resources – Neil Granger In this episode of GET READY!, I spoke with Neil Granger who specializes in the identification and prevention of elder financial abuse. Neil and I discussed best practices for insurance agents, common fraud techniques and elder … Read more

GET READY For Open Enrollment

Once a year, usually in late October or early November, a strange phenomenon occurs that is known as open enrollment. For most employees, open enrollment is where they can practice the fine art of pretending that if you ignore something, it will go away. However, what most employees don’t realize is that in this case, … Read more

September: Time To Review Your Insurance Portfolio

September is time to review your insurance portfolio, according to the GET READY! financial calendar. Download your free financial calendar (here). Reviewing your insurance policies now, will also help you be prepared for open enrollment. Doing so now, will help you make sure that your insurance coverage still meets your needs or if you will … Read more

September is Life Insurance Awareness Month

To promote life insurance awareness, Questions and Answers on Life Insurance and The Questions and Answers on Life Insurance Workbook will be available on Amazon Kindle format for 99 cents throughout the month of September. I am also giving away 10 copies of Questions and Answers on Life Insurance on Goodreads (here) – please note … Read more

August is Estate Planning and Beneficiary Review Time

August is the time to review your estate plan and estate planning documents to make sure they are current. This includes wills, trusts, and advance directives. This is especially important if you have had a major life event such as a marriage, birth of a child or divorce.  Consider if beneficiary updates are needed for … Read more