4 basic steps to understanding Medicare

November 20, 2019 2 min to read

4 basic steps to understanding Medicare

Category : Health

When people are new to Medicare at age 65, we often see them get overwhelmed quickly by all the confusing lingo and insurance terminology. It’s hard to make sense of a national health insurance program like Medicare when throughout your life you’ve been had your health insurance selections made for you by your employers. Fortunat...

How to survive your elderly parents moving in with you

November 19, 2019 2 min to read

How to survive your elderly parents moving in with you

Category : Lifestyle

For many seniors, moving into a retirement community or nursing home simply isn’t an option. This is often when they’re faced with the decision of moving in with family, with the burden normally lying on their grown children. While most of the time kids are glad to help, it’s no secret that this can add both financial and menta...

What to do if you find yourself in a bicycle accident that wasn’t your fault

November 18, 2019 2 min to read

What to do if you find yourself in a bicycle accident that wasn’t your fault

Category : Cars, Health, Transportation

James was cycling along a lane of vehicles caught in a traffic jam when one of the cars inadvertently pulled out from the rest and smacked right into his bike. He was hit with so much force that he flew off, a few yards from where the bike landed. Luckily, the bike was alright, and James felt he was okay. Helped to his feet by the al...

9 Christmas shopping tips for people who are on a budget

November 17, 2019 2 min to read

9 Christmas shopping tips for people who are on a budget

Category : Lifestyle, Shopping

The season for non-stopping shop is on its way! For some people, the holidays are a great time to spoil loved ones. However, all that shopping can cause a strain on our bank accounts. The average consumer is expected to spend $1,047.83 this holiday season. That’s a 4% increase from last year. Instead of overspending, make a plan th...

10 reasons why teens try alcohol

November 16, 2019 2 min to read

10 reasons why teens try alcohol

Category : Lifestyle

Even though teens are drawn to alcohol, the reason can’t exactly be easily defined. Studies show that 60% of teens have had at least one drink by the age of 18. As a parent, it can be hard to understand why your teen may be so enamored with alcohol and hard to keep them away from it. But there are many core issues that can lead to ...