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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

2606, 2018

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 a number of factors for you to consider when […]

906, 2018

Long Term Care Insurance Offers Security in a Time of Need

What are the costs of long-term care?

There is no question that most Americans are living longer, and that means our later years can create financial concerns for our families and ourselves.  Healthcare services for seniors can be expensive.  Long-term care refers to any range of services that are meant to help another person with daily […]

1305, 2018

Have You Considered Pet Insurance?

Policies That Protect Your Pet

Like most of us, your pet is part of your family.  Therefore, just as you have insurance, perhaps it is time to ensure your pet’s health and well-being too.  There are many kinds of pet insurance options available to you.  Unexpected veterinary bills can be costly, and cancer alone costs over […]

1203, 2018

Medicare Advantage Coverage- Part C- What is it?

Medicare Advantage is also called Medicare Part C. It is an alternative to Original Medicare. Most think if they go onto a Medicare Advantage plan that they lose their original Medicare, and that is far from the truth. To enroll onto a Medicare Advantage plan you must also be enrolled in Medicare. The Medicare Advantage […]

1302, 2018

WORKING PAST AGE 65?

Say you are turning 65 in a few months. If you are drawing on your Social Security and receiving your monthly Social Security checks, then in most cases you don’t need to do anything. You will receive your Medicare card in the mail approximately 3 months prior to the month of your birthday. Once you […]