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Most people are surprised to learn that supplemental cancer insurance is very affordable

Cancer can be costly and not everyone is prepared for it. I’m thinking of my sister who is a colon cancer survivor. While she was in treatment, the bills piled up. Even with the best health insurance plan, a cancer diagnosis and subsequent treatment can put a significant financial strain on a person’s wallet—and add further stress...

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If you’re 65+ and still working, does it make sense to stay on your employer-sponsored health plan?

If you’re still working but have reached the age of 65, does it make better sense to stay on your employer-sponsored health plan or make the move to Medicare? Yes, no, and maybe. See, it all depends on what your individual circumstances are. Most people think that because they’re still in the working world, they should remain on...

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Put a Medicare plan in place

Although the enrollment period for current Medicare participants has officially come to an end, people rounding the corner to age 65 can enroll throughout the year. In fact, if 65 is on the horizon for you in the coming months, now is a perfect time to sit down with me to discuss your options. New 65s have a seven-month enrollment period,...

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Everyone still needs health insurance coverage

Although the ACA enrollment period is rapidly coming to a close, there’s still time to ensure you have coverage for the coming year. By now, most people are aware that the tax penalty associated with avoiding coverage under the Affordable Care Act has gone away for 2019, which means you won’t be assessed on your 2020 taxes. But the tax code...

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Review your medical insurance while the waters are calm

In just a few short weeks, the frenzy of the annual open enrollment period for Medicare will begin and the stress surrounding how to navigate it will set in. I’d like to invite you to let me help you navigate those challenging waters. As a licensed insurance agent with HealthMarkets Insurance Agency, it’s my job to understand...

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