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Texas Family Benefits Not Family Benefit Life

Texas Family Benefits Not Family Benefit Life

By on January 9 2018 | Life Insurance | 3 Comments

We get email’s and phone calls from people looking for Family Benefit Life Insurance Co of Mexia Texas.  (one or two per month) See  March 2017  – our old info  I have looked online and have made multiple calls and emails to TDI (Texas Department of Insurance) to get some good info on this. Last […]

Health Care Changes As Of Fall 2017

Health Care Changes As Of Fall 2017

By on December 25 2017 | Heathcare Reform | Leave a comment

Congress is trying to make changes to the health care law, ie the ACA or  “Obama Care.” This will have a big effect on both individual and family health insurance as well as small group insurance. C-span morning show Washington Journal (WJ) did have a segment (10/18/2017) where Jennifer Haberkorn and Rebecca Adams  talked about the future of […]

Diabetes Awareness Month 2017

Diabetes Awareness Month 2017

By on November 30 2017 | Health & Wellness | Leave a comment

  November is Diabetes Awareness month.   Support Diabetes Research   This is a time to look at ourselves and loved ones to see what we can do to try to prevent, if we can, the growing tide of diabetes in this  country and in our world. Yes there are things we can do for […]

Healthcare & ACA in late 2017

Healthcare & ACA in late 2017

By on November 15 2017 | Heathcare Reform | Leave a comment

What is going on with healthcare  law and the ACA law that has a lot to do with individual health insurance and markets.     The CEO of Cigna,  David Cordani, talks about the complicated health care system in the USA.  He goes into the idea that a lot of our health is related to […]

Open Enrollment for the ACA 2018 (Bob Roy)

Open Enrollment for the ACA 2018 (Bob Roy)

By on November 3 2017 | Health Insurance | Leave a comment

It is time for open enrollment for people who need coverage for 2018. The Start date for the new plans is  January 01,2018. The only company who is in the Texas individual market that we are contracted to sell is:   Blue Cross Blue Shield of TX  – BCBSTX –  Robert Roy   Note – […]

Open Enrollment for 2018 (11/01–12/15/2017)

Open Enrollment for 2018 (11/01–12/15/2017)

By on November 1 2017 | Health Insurance | Leave a comment

  O.K.  YES  it is time for open enrollment for people who need coverage for 2018. The Start date for the new plans is  January 01,2018. The only company who is in the Texas individual market that we are contracted to sell is:   Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX).   Note – This […]

It Is Fall 2017 and Time For Medicare For 2018

It Is Fall 2017 and Time For Medicare For 2018

By on October 25 2017 | Medicare | Leave a comment

Well , it  is  October and the Medicare annual open enrollment  has started. (10/15—–12/07/2017) Every year open enrollment gives you the opportunity to review your existing Medicare coverage and, if you want to, change to a different plan for the following year. Use this period to: Switch from one “stand-alone” Part D drug plan to […]

Substance Abuse | Get Help October 2017

Substance Abuse | Get Help October 2017

By on October 19 2017 | Health & Wellness | Leave a comment

Substance abuse is a real problem in your town, our state of Texas and in this great country, America. If you or someone you love has a problem do not give up.  Reach out for help. The News Hour has a good multi day segment (the first week of October 2017) America Addicted See 4 […]

2018 Open Enrollment for Individual & Family Insurance

2018 Open Enrollment for Individual & Family Insurance

By on October 13 2017 | Health Insurance | Leave a comment

Open enrollment for 2018 is approaching. Nov 01–Dec 12 2017 For coverage that will start January 01 2018. Yes….This is a smaller window of time to sing up  than in the prior years. Related Links Info for Tax Credit and or Subsidy for Individual and Family Plans (from HealthCare.gov) FAQ’s via Healthcare.gov CBS News on […]

Health Care Reform As Of Sept. 20, 2017

Health Care Reform As Of Sept. 20, 2017

By on September 26 2017 | Heathcare Reform | Leave a comment

Where are we (the Congress) on taking on repeal and replacement of the ACA law as of  09/20/2017 ? This is a good question with no clear or easy answers.   ( “darn”   – jcl) See the three videos and  ALL the good links for more info to help you see what is going […]

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