Protecting Your Online Content and Reputation

Protecting Your Online Content and Reputation

Many people, through personal and professional endeavors, are posting online. Whether it be a creative writing venture, an email to a family or friend, or posting for a blog; you are leaving your digital footprint. So how can you protect your online content? Content theft is rampant on the Internet, so how do you secure your content? When plagiarized, your reputation becomes questionable, not only with your readers but with Google, Yahoo and Bing as well. What can you do about all…

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Deep Analysis of the Senate’s Better Health Care Reconciliation Act

Deep Analysis of the Senate’s Better Health Care Reconciliation Act

Make no mistake this will impact you and your family. This is a critical issue as health care spending is 1/6 our annual domestic spending. The Senate promised a different health insurance plan than the House’s AHCA and they delivered with the Better Health Care Reconciliation Act (complete discussion draft here). You can read the Senate’s own Summary of the Discussion Draft. The BCRA is not a repeal of the ACA, it is instead a…

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GOP Health Bill A Mixed Bag – Good News and Bad – For Millennial Generation

GOP Health Bill A Mixed Bag – Good News and Bad – For Millennial Generation

Darlin Kpangbah receives free health insurance through Medicaid and is grateful for the coverage in case of accidents, such as when she tore a ligament in her leg a few years ago. “I feel like I’m injury-prone,” said Kpangbah, 20, who lives in Sacramento, Calif. Without insurance, she said, the injury “would’ve been huge to pay for.” Young adults like Kpangbah were among the biggest beneficiaries of Obamacare, which helped reduce the rates of uninsured…

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How Your Social Media Activity Could Affect Your Life Insurance Rates

How Your Social Media Activity Could Affect Your Life Insurance Rates

Everything these days is shaped and changed by the ever-increasing influx of new technologies, and not even the deeply conservative life insurance industry is immune to those changes.

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How Can a Special Needs Trust Benefit My Family?

How Can a Special Needs Trust Benefit My Family?

Paying for life-long care for a family member with disabilities can be financially overwhelming.

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How Important Is Life Insurance to Good Financial Planning?

How Important Is Life Insurance to Good Financial Planning?

Life insurance is the cornerstone of sound financial planning. It provides financial security for your loved ones when you die, so picking the right life insurance company is an important decision, according to the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.). “The goal is to find a financially stable company with a solid reputation for customer service,” says Jeanne M. Salvatore, vice president for consumer affairs at I.I.I. “With nearly 1,500 insurers offering policies, life insurance is a…

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The Most Important Things To Know Before Buying Life Insurance

The Most Important Things To Know Before Buying Life Insurance

A recent study revealed that more than 80% of consumers said they’d use the internet to purchase life insurance, but they also say that doesn’t mean they wish to avoid direct, personal interaction when it comes to answering questions and addressing other concerns. Most respondents to the LIMRA study said that while they will use the internet as a starting point to research materials and then begin to think about their options, they also want…

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What’s The Best Way To Choose a Life Insurance Adviser?

What’s The Best Way To Choose a Life Insurance Adviser?

Any adviser selling life insurance and/or annuities must be licensed with their state’s Department of Insurance, which can vary greatly from state-to-state. Contact information for each state’s insurance department can be found here. With insurance departments, the resources and compliance can sometimes be more relaxed in some states than others. An insurance department’s website can be a valuable source of information. On most websites, you can research whether or not an insurance representative is licensed…

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Are Companies Reaching Gen Y When It Comes to Life Insurance

Are Companies Reaching Gen Y When It Comes to Life Insurance

A new report from Prudential Individual Life Insurance asserts that insurance companies have not yet done an effective job of selling their products to Generation Y, but adds that the task may be easier than many think.

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Does Life Insurance Benefit Me While I’m Alive

Does Life Insurance Benefit Me While I’m Alive

The words “life insurance” mean “death benefits” to most people – a useful tool only after a policyholder has died. Many don’t realize the important benefits a life insurance policy can provide while the policyholder is still alive. “Cash values available through permanent life insurance can provide funding to supplement retirement income,” said State Farm Insurance spokesperson, Angie Rinock. “Cash values through permanent life policies grow at interest rates that are generally guaranteed by the insurer.” A policyholder can also take out…

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