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Choosing the Right Long-Term Care

Posted by Parker Beauchamp on Oct 30, 2014

When planning for retirement, establishing a steady source of retirement income and securing a life insurance policy are two key considerations. It is also important to consider quality of life: you worked hard to build your lifestyle, and now is the time to kick up your feet and relax. The source of your income and care in retirement should be a combination of life and health insurance policies, and a sound investment strategy or employer-provided retirement package. A plan that is both diverse and tailored to your needs is best.

Particularly with the increasing cost of long-term care, evaluating the available options for you or a loved one will ensure that retirement years are spent in comfort, while also protecting your family’s financial future. 

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Topics: Personal Insurance, Benefits

The Cost of Exposure: Celebrity Social Media Mistakes to Avoid

Posted by Parker Beauchamp on Oct 22, 2014

Between Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Vine, Snapchat and more, social media has given us unfettered access to one another—to our friends, to strangers, and for celebrities, to our fans.

These sites give celebrities a platform to interact with their fan base and share their lives with the world, resulting in a proverbial double-edged sword. 

What to Know about Celebrity Social Media and Celebrity

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Topics: Risk Management, Wealth Management

Workplace Health and Safety: Tips to Reduce The Risk of Contagious Diseases

Posted by Parker Beauchamp on Oct 17, 2014

Ebola: It is a disease that has been making headlines worldwide and scaring the multitudes. Some articles paint the story as a potential apocalypse—others report that it is being blown out of proportion.

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Topics: Business Insurance, Risk Management

4 Easy Tips on How to Weatherproof Your Commercial Vehicles

Posted by Parker Beauchamp on Oct 08, 2014

In December 2013, more than 35 people were injured in a New York pileup caused by an icy highway. Another 50-car pileup on the Pennsylvania Turnpike caused at least one death from treacherous road conditions. In early 2014, “Winter Storm Hercules” was responsible for at least 16 deaths and hundreds of weather-related accidents—all within a few days.

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Topics: Business Insurance

3 Liabilities of Rich and Famous Clients—And How to Protect Them

Posted by Parker Beauchamp on Oct 01, 2014

Justin Bieber was sued by a former bodyguard for more than $400,000. L.A. Lakers guard Nick Young’s home was burglarized while he played. Sandra Bullock opened her bedroom door to find a stalker was inside her home.

From the outside, wealth and celebrity appear to be a life of indulgence, luxury and security. In reality, a great deal of hard work goes into building and sustaining a high-profile life, as well as managing the added challenges that accompany fame.

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Topics: Risk Management, Wealth Management