Category Archives: Health Insurance

What are my alternatives for health insurance if denied coverage?

  With the health care reform bill, you will not be denied coverage on the basis of your health condition, but it may take some time for this to be put into practice. While the bill is on it’s way …

29th September 2011 No Comments

Don’t Test For Richer or Poorer: Insurance Options for Newlyweds

  Marriage usually changes the way in which insurance is thought about and approached. Insurance, especially for newlyweds, is much more complicated than merely insuring a specific object. Think of life as a growing puzzle. You’re constantly laying down new …

11th August 2011 No Comments

Save Money on Your Insurance by Avoiding These Costly Mistakes

  When it comes to buying insurance, fear is an important motivator. We are right in our worries about protecting our assets such as homes and cars, and we purchase insurance to protect our financial integrity. Despite our best efforts, …

5th July 2011 No Comments

Lower Your Medical Expenses with Good Health Care Habits

As the cost of health care expenses have continued to increase, health insurance has simultaneously become an important element to prevent people with health issues from choosing between not seeking needed care and going bankrupt. Whether privately purchased or employer-sponsored, …

4th July 2011 No Comments

Should You Use A Captive Agent Or An Independent Agent?

Most people are completely unaware that the easiest way to save money on their insurance may be by shopping the type of agent they are using.  Choosing the right type of agent can make a help secure the best combination …

2nd July 2011 5 Comments

What is an A1C test?

The A1C tests the amount of sugar in your blood over a period of 120 days.  The higher the number, the more sugar found in your blood stream.  The definition of “normal” depends on if you are talking to your …

22nd February 2011 No Comments

Is your insurance too expensive? Find a better agent

If you are in the market for cheaper and more affordable insurance, the problem might be with the agent you are using.  Insurance companies spend millions of dollars in marketing research to try and figure out how to get the …

17th February 2011 2 Comments

Is it Better to Use an Independent Insurance Agent?

  What are the benefits of using an independent insurance agent versus using a captive agent?   When shopping for insurance, most people are unaware that there are different kinds of agents they can work with. Choosing the right one …

11th February 2011 No Comments

Half of Adults Have Hypertension or High Cholesterol

  According to the latest report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one-third of U.S. adults have hypertension (high blood pressure), about the same proportion as 10 years ago.  Read the article from MSN at http://health.msn.com/health-topics/cholesterol/articlepage.aspx?cp-documentid=100269518&gt1=31007.   …

7th February 2011 No Comments

4 Important Steps When Buying Insurance

  When you are shopping for any type of insurance, follow these four steps to make sure you get the best insurance you qualify for, at the best price.   1.  Slow down.  Don’t rush into the first offer you …

5th February 2011 No Comments