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More Than Just an Apple a Day: How Paying Attention to Your Health Can Affect Your Insurance

We have all heard the saying, “an apple a day keeps the doctor away.” However, when it comes to obtaining the best plans and rates for your insurance, there is more than just one health factor to consider. Your insurance agent can help you determine the correct policies, but here are a few things to […]

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How Does Medicare Work with Other Insurance?

If you have both Medicare and another insurance policy, you may have to follow certain rules when it comes to which insurance is primary and which is secondary. Medicare will leave it up to you to know these “coordination of benefits” rules and which cases they apply to. When Medicare is the primary payer, this […]

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How to Protect Yourself from a Slip, Trip, or Fall 

Slips, trips and falls are the number 3 cause of accidental death in the United States, right behind motor vehicle accidents. No matter where you are in the world, if you are indoors or outdoors, you can experience a slip or fall. Slips and falls can naturally happen indoors when going up stairs or walking on wet hardwood or uneven flooring, but they are more common […]

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Understanding Cardiovascular Disease and What It Means

February is known as Heart Month in the United States, so there is no better time to learn about cardiovascular disease. According to the American Heart Association in a 2019 study, nearly half of all adults in the United States – 48% to be exact – have some form of cardiovascular disease. The term “cardiovascular […]

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3 Reasons Not to Skip Your Annual Doctoral Appointments This Year 

A wellness visit, also known as an annual primary care visit, usually takes around 30 minutes and the cost is often covered through insurance.  These visits are important for everyone to attend because as you age, your wellness can change in an instant. As you age, your risk level rises for illnesses and diseases that begin to take effect in those later years.   Saving […]

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How to Enroll in Medicare 

Medicare is one of the biggest milestones you will reach in the later stages of life. Before going down your Medicare path, there are few things you need to know. Did you know that some people are automatically approved and placed on Medicare? This isn’t always the case, as a lot of people have to sign up before getting into the program. You […]

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5 Steps to Improve Life Expectancy 

In addition to potentially saving you money on your life and health insurance, taking steps to improve your life expectancy can greatly increase your overall happiness in life. Here are 5 steps that have been proven to lead to longer, healthier lives.   Get Daily Exercise  Committing to daily exercise is the number one way to help extend […]

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Healthy Eating Trends to Start 2021 

The year 2020 has finally come to an end and opened the door for our new year of 2021. Everyone has New Year resolutions that they list out in hopes of reaching them throughout the year of 2021, and one of the most popular is choosing to eat better and healthier. In this blog, we will go over some healthy […]

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Medicare Coverage: What Are My Options? 

Enrolling in Medicare is considered a major milestone in your life’s journey. If your insurance does not automatically enroll you into Medicare when you are able, you will have to sign up manually with your carrier. Medicare is full of different plans and this is a new step so it can all be a little […]

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Medicare Advantage Plan: What Is It? 

Medicare Advantage plans are one of the various ways to get Medicare coverage. Advantage plans are often referred to as “Part C” or “MA Plans.” Only Medicare-approved private companies are allowed to offer these types of plans, and this is only accepted if they follow the set of rules provided by Medicare. If you decide […]

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