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Changes Are Coming In 2020 to Medicare Supplement Plans

What Does It Mean for You? Currently, the most popular Medicare Supplement plans are Plan F and Plan C.  These plans provide 100% coverage of all the Medicare deductibles and coinsurance amounts.  That means these plans offer “first dollar” coverage. And, big changes...

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New Year, New Health Benefits

Starting this year, BlueCross BlueShield will be offering their BlueEssentials members up to $150 in rewards. Members will earn rewards for health wellness activities completed. These rewards can be used to cover medical health services like, copays or coinsurance...

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Keep your Summer Sweet and Don’t Overheat

This year’s summer hot spell has hit record numbers. Extreme heat temperature can be dangerous for everyone, young or old. Do not let the summer heat stop you from enjoying your summer. We are so busy trying to stay cool, we forget the harshness of heat stress and...

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The Sun, Summer and Your Skin

As summer approaches we must remember, as great as the sun feels on our skin, we need to remember the sun can produce harmful rays that can burn our skin. Although the spots and moles on our skin may be painless and small, they should not be ignored. You should always...

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New Medicare Cards Are Coming!

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have begin mailing new Medicare cards without Social Security Numbers (SSNs) on them to help fight identity fraud. These new cards will help better protect identity's of Medicare cardholders.  Those who will be first...

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5 Reasons To Get A Colonoscopy This Month

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness month. To help end the rising number of colon cancer diagnoses, we must start with prevention. Here are 5 reasons to schedule a colonoscopy this month.   5. Colorectal cancer is the 2nd leading cause of cancer related...

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Make Your Health Insurance Benefits Work For You

Make your health insurance benefits work for you. Here are some tips to help you get the most from your BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina (BlueCross) individual and family health insurance plan. Start by making an appointment with your doctor each year By first...

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4 Tips On How to Choose a Medigap Plan

• Review all your different options • Compare prices and company stability • Know the best time to buy • Be aware of upcoming changes Original Medicare doesn’t cover everything, but there are options to consider. And that can be really confusing. One option is a...

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Time for a Life Insurance Checkup

Change is Constant in Life One thing that is a constant in life is change.  Our bodies change, our health changes, our income changes, our family size changes, our friends change, cars, homes and so much more. When it comes to your life insurance, your priorities and...

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Choose A Career Helping Others: Become An Insurance Agent

Do you enjoy helping people?  Imagine a career where you get paid to do so.  Enter the career of a life and health insurance agent.  But how do you get started?  It starts with an insurance license obtained through your state’s department of insurance. The basic...

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