Category: Health Insurance

Health Insurance Options For The Self-Employed

More Americans today are making the decision to be self-employed. Although this course of action has many advantages, sourcing your own health insurance is not among them. With the rising costs of healthcare, health insurance is essential for everyone, including the self-employed. If you go uncovered, you may have to pay costly medical bills out of pocket, losing the opportunity to have affordable access to...

Gym Alternatives: How To Keep In Shape Anywhere

We all know that regular exercise is important for overall health. An active lifestyle that includes exercise and healthy eating can even help you get better rates for health insurance and life insurance. (Speak with one of our experienced agents for more information about how you can lower your premiums.) Some people don’t like to go to the gym for exercise, while others simply don’t...

Understanding Long-Term Care

It may not be wise for people over the age of 65 to rely on Medicare or private health insurance. Medicare does not cover custodial care, and private health insurance rarely pays any long-term care costs. Depending on your financial situation, long-term care insurance may be your best option for peace of mind and financial benefits as you age. What Is Long-Term Care Insurance? Many...

Will Dental Insurance Cover Mouth Injuries?

Millions of teeth are knocked out every year in athletic events. Injuries affecting the face and mouth account for a significant number of common sports injuries. If you are active in sports, or if you have children who are, you may be wondering if your dental insurance covers mouth injuries. The answer depends on what kind of coverage you have, and the type of injury...

Am I Drinking Enough Water?

As stated by Medical Daily, 75 percent of people in the U.S. today may suffer from chronic dehydration, and most Americans consume far below the recommended amount of water. Look for the following signs of dehydration to find out if you are drinking enough water: You feel thirsty Your skin is dry Your urine is dark You have bad breath You suffer frequent headaches Your...