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Medicare 101

Medicare 101

Medicare 101: The Basics Regardless of your Federal Employees’ Health Benefits (FEHB) or Medicare plans, it is important to understand the basics of Medicare. This is not an exhaustive report on how Medicare works. Instead we aim to provide the basic information that...
The Importance of Cancer Insurance

The Importance of Cancer Insurance

Not only is cancer medically devastating, but it can also create a financial toll that most people are not prepared for. Cancer treatments and care are unbelievably expensive. Many people rely on health insurance, which is designed to cover medical expenses and...
How Does Inflation Impact Life Insurance?

How Does Inflation Impact Life Insurance?

Inflation has been a hot topic lately. One of the most important economic indicators is how the prices of goods and services change over time, also known as the rate of inflation. Over time, your dollar will not stretch as far. Inflation impacts all of your assets,...
Why Do I Need Dental & Vision Insurance?

Why Do I Need Dental & Vision Insurance?

Even though open season is over you can still enroll in dental and vision insurance. Looking after your teeth and vision are important aspects of general health, but they’re not always covered by standard insurance. Dental and vision insurance plans provide...
The Five Biggest Myths about Federal Retirement

The Five Biggest Myths about Federal Retirement

The retirement process may be one of the most confusing aspects of federal employment. Here are some common myths regarding federal retirement. MYTH 1: “When I retire, my pension will begin right away.” Even if you retire at the end of the month, you will...