Fires & Floods:

The last couple of years have brought many natural disasters including fires, hurricanes and floods.  According to scientists, it is likely that the increased frequency and severity are a result of global warming and most likely will continue. Climate change is having an impact on the insurance industry and will have an impact on all … Read more

In the news: The Best Business Insurance (reviews.com)

Thank you to reviews.com for the opportunity to be a source for their article on The Best Business Insurance.  This article takes an in-depth look at how to protect yourself and your company from liability for employee injury, property damage, and other common mishaps by securing a business insurance policy from a reliable, communicative provider. … Read more

Medicare Open Enrollment 2018 FAQ’s:

Medicare Open Enrollment season started on October 15th and goes through December 7th.  If you have traditional Medicare (Parts A and B), this is your annual opportunity to change or switch your Part D Drug plan, sign up for a Medicare Supplement (MediGap) or switch to Medicare Advantage.  If you are on Medicare Advantage, you … Read more

Announcing The GET READY! Financial Preparedness Group:

I’ve created a new Facebook Group “GET READY! The Financial Preparedness Group”.  Life is uncertain, and things happen.  This group is about being financially prepared and how you can maintain a financial first aid kit.  This is the kind of group, you’ll want to be part of before an emergency happens. Whether you want to … Read more

In the news: How To Shop for Life Insurance (reviews.com)

Thank you to reviews.com for the opportunity to be a source for their article on How to Shop for the Best Life Insurance.  This article compiles the big points on shopping for life insurance.  Here’s what I had to say: “Life insurance is advertised as a product that is needed by all, and so people … Read more

What to share after an auto accident:

When you are in an accident, whether it’s a fender bender or something more serious, your primary concern is that everyone involved is safe. Your thoughts will then usually go to quickly revisiting what happened and the damage to your car and any other involved car or property.  Usually, identity theft is not at the … Read more

Health Insurance Market Outlook for 2019:

The Department of Health and Human Services recently announced that premiums for the benchmark silver policy on the federal health insurance exchange will go down by 1.5% next year (here). This follows last year’s large premium increases, as insurance companies passed on the loss of revenue from cost-sharing subsidies cancelled by Trump.  This stabilization of … Read more