Life Insurance Awarness Month – Let’s Talk with SBLI #LifeProtected #sponsored

This post is sponsored by SLBI @SavingsBankLife, however, all opinions and experiences expressed are that of my own. I attended a life insurance virtual briefing with SBLI last week and a lot of the information stuck with me, today I share with you that information and invite you to participate in a live Twitter Party with myself and other panelists to discuss life insurance. Before the virtual briefing with Ernest P. Valliere, CLU, ChFc, I knew a little about life insurance. My main education was with corporate employee benefits life insurance, not with any private life insurance carrier. There are […]

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Come Join Me and Others on Twitter for Pay it Forward Chat #PayitFwdDay RSVP

What: To Pay it Forward means to perform any act of kindness without asking for or expecting anything in return, only that the person do something nice for someone else. It’s a simple, yet powerful concept that can change the lives of those around us, make us healthier and happier, and even make the world a better place for future generations. Join us for a Twitter party to celebrate International Pay it Forward Day coming up on April 24, 2014. Along with Charley Johnson, President of the Pay it Forward Foundation, we will be sharing powerful Pay it Forward stories, ways […]

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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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Life investments that will bring value to your finances

Making investments is not an easy matter. There is a lot of careful consideration that needs to be done in order to make sure that you make the right decision. It is important to give a lot of thought to things that you will be investing in to, for the whole of your life or at least a significant chunk of it. Life insurance There are many people who do not like the idea of life insurance, but if it is carefully chosen it can be very valuable. It can add a great deal of money to your estate when […]

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Should You Attempt Your Own Car Repairs?

Repairing your own car is something that many people do not even consider. They automatically take the car in to the garage for a repair when it needs doing and do not think about attempting it themselves. However, there are a lot of good reasons why it might be a good idea to do your own car repairs. You will save money of the labour cost, you will have the satisfaction of knowing you did the work, you may save time and it will be more convenient. Cost The labour cost of the car repair can be really high. If […]

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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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Canceling an Account: Reminds me of this One Time Years Ago

Remember when we all had dial up and very few had anything above that because it either was available in the area or it was too damn expensive for someone, like myself, to afford? Well the other day I was trying to cancel an account and yet the company blocked me every possible way you could think of but via emails. It was so annoying to have to go back in email CANCEL MY ACCOUNT just to have them email me back a few days later with WHY DO YOU WANT TO CANCEL? I mean I explained in my first […]

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Real Estate Home Warranty

If you are a home owner or about to be a home owner then you will want to make sure you have the best home repair warranty possible. Whether you have a brand new home or “new to you” home there will be repairs & regular maintenance needed. The truth of the matter is that no matter how good you are at keeping your home repaired to the best of your abilities there is normal wear and tear that occurs when a home ages. American Home Shield is a home warranty company that offers coverage for most common wear and […]

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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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Planning a Move? Ever Hired Movers?

I recently moved and moved again, yes I did and with that comes the thought of why did I not hire movers. I know having hired movers would have made my life so much easiser. I had to juggle two boys who are four and two years old with the attention span of I don’t know what, but certainly not long enough to deal with Mama packing up a truck to move stuff back to our original location. I swear, the only way I am moving again is if I am moving to a place in the current town I […]

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