Having a Pet Insurance Plan Will Make Life Easier Down The Road

Imagine you have just bought a puppy. After you’ve trained it to learn a few simple tricks, guided it through house training, and really integrated it into your life, how would you feel if you came back from work and found him hurt or very ill? Let’s say you found out that he ate something unsuitable and needed a visit to the vet, but the bill would be outrageous. Would you look at your puppy, decide to keep the money and just leave it to face the consequences of not receiving any medical care? Even though it sounds outlandish, this […]

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The In’s and Out’s of Family Insurance

It is a question that always gives families pause for concern, as there is never really a right time or a wrong time. When is a good time to buy insurance? You may think you don’t need health insurance if you are young and strong, with no known medical problems. Should you get it anyway? This is only one of the questions facing people as they navigate a complicated insurance maze. Here are some other tips to think about when deciding whether or not to buy insurance. 1. Always Think About Life If you have reached adult age and are […]

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Previous Job Working with Corporate Employee Benefits Broker

I worked in an office with a corporate employee benefits broker prior to leaving due to being sick all of the time while pregnant with my second child. I remember while working there that I learned so incredibly much about health insurance, short & long term disability and life insurance plans as well as dental and many more. I can’t believe the wealth of information inside my brain from having held this position! One of the things I do recall while I was working there is that the whole medicare part d started up and things got a little bit […]

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Lack of Fitness Updates

There is a reason for my delay in Fitness updates and I thought I should share that with you all. I have a vein in my leg that has been pretty bad since my last pregnancy, you see with all three of my pregnancies I got varicose veins and they eventually went away after giving birth. This last pregnancy apparently my veins didn’t feel like going back to normal and there are two questionable veins. I don’t have health insurance and so I have been reluctant to get to a doctor, obviously I am currently waiting to see if the […]

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The Health Insurance Discussion

I haven’t had health insurance since my husband quit his job back in August and it sucks! I miss being able to go to the doctors for my little aches and pains to simply pay a small co-pay, now in order to see a doctor I have to pay near $100 because most places are no longer offering “sliding fee scales”. That stinks! I used to work for a health insurance broker and often would be able to look up individual quotes for health insurance through various companies. The individual rates were high, but some were actually affordable. Recently I […]

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