3010, 2018

The Role of Brokers In Your Health Insurance

The Role of Brokers In Your Health Insurance

Brokers, in general, are middlemen between buyers and sellers of goods or services. In the case of healthcare, brokers bring healthcare providers together with individuals and businesses. Because they are involved in many similar transactions, brokers bring a wealth of skill and knowledge to the purchasing process. For […]

2810, 2018

Be Prepared For The Next Storm

Be Prepared For The Next Storm

There is no question another wind, flood, hail, or rain storm is in our future. It is always best to do a little preparation now so that you and your family are ready. First, we recommend that you have an agent complete a personal insurance review. There are […]

1210, 2018

Medicare Insurance

The Original Medicare Plan with a Supplemental Policy

Many private insurance companies sell Medicare Supplemental Insurance Policies (Medigap or Medicare SELECT) to help fill the coverage gaps in the Original Medicare Plan. If you remain in the Original Medicare Plan, you may want to consider buying one of these 10 standard policies for extra benefits. […]

2709, 2018

Restaurants And Bars Are Filled With Risk

Restaurants And Bars Are Filled With Risk

Do you own or manage a bar or restaurant? Then you know that it is a great deal of work, but it can be very rewarding as well. There are risks that come with restaurants, and insurance is a good method of transfer. Here are a few common restaurant […]

1809, 2018

ARE YOU CONCERNED ABOUT HEALTH CARE?

ARE YOU CONCERNED ABOUT HEALTH CARE?

If you are, you are not alone. Many Americans are in the same situation as you are.

You can’t get away from the fact that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has created many questions and concerns about individual and group health care for most Americans. The midterm elections are over and […]

1709, 2018

Are You Surprised When Your Home Insurance Premiums Go Up?

A Home Insurance Update

Your home is your most significant investment, so it pays to protect your investment with homeowners insurance.  Homeowners insurance offers many coverage benefits besides just replacement or repair to your home and personal property.  Your homeowners insurance can also cover your personal liability, the cost of temporary housing and much more.  However, […]

1309, 2018

Keys to Selecting Your Individual Health Plan

Keys to Selecting Your Individual Health Plan

Healthcare reform still has created many questions and concerns for individuals. When considering health insurance, you want the most coverage for you and your family. We can provide you with guidance and support in selecting a plan that is best suited for you. We have identified many factors for […]

1209, 2018

TRAVEL AND MEDICARE

Many people start to plan their yearly travel this time of year. Medicare participants should understand how traveling can impact your Medicare coverage. Here are a few items to consider before you hit the road.

1. If you are planning a cruse there are different rules that apply. Contact Columbia River Insurances Services and speak to one […]

1109, 2018

Your Personal Assets Are At Risk

Your Personal Assets Are At Risk

Uber, Airbnb and VRBO may increase your personal liability risk

We live in a digital world that now allows us to share everything from our car, bike, boat, apartment and even our home with total strangers. Smart phones, and the applications that can be added, offer many useful tools, but some […]

3108, 2018

It Is Never To Soon To Plan For 2019 Open Enrollment

You can enroll in or change your 2018 health insurance right now. The 2019 Open Enrollment Period runs from November 1, 2018 to December 15, 2018. The good news Is that you do not need to do this alone. You can use an agent to help you and it does not cost you anymore. The benefits of […]