Top 10 Ways to Prepare for Retirement

Financial security in retirement doesn’t just happen. It takes planning and commitment and, yes, money. Facts • Fewer than half of Americans have calculated how much they need to save for retirement. • In 2012, 30 percent of private industry workers with access to a defined contribution plan (such as a 401(k) plan) did not […]

Health Insurance Considerations for Individuals and Families

Health Insurance Considerations for Individuals and Families There are many considerations when purchasing health insurance coverage for you and your family members. And with the new ACA (Affordable Care Act or aka Obamacare) environment, your options are now a bit more confusing and probably somewhat more limited. This article intends to touch only on the […]

A Great Way to Save Money after Retirement: Find a Hobby

Once you retire you’ll have a LOT of free time. If you don’t fill it up with some fulfilling activity, you’re going to fill up that time spending money. You may go out to eat more, travel more, or shop. If you can afford doing these things, that’s great! More than likely it’s the problem that most […]

Creekside Insurance Advisors, Inc. Welcomes Rich Weller As New Marketing Director

Creekside Insurance Advisors, Inc. welcomes Rich Weller as their newly hired marketing director. Creekside Insurance Advisors, Inc. is a Winchester-based independent insurance agency with over 80 years of combined agent experience specializing in employer group health, individual health, Medicare products, life, and fixed annuities. Weller, a former executive at the Top of Virginia Regional Chamber, […]

“Medicare Made Easy!”

Overwhelmed by Medicare Junk Mail? Questions about your Medicare options? Medicare Made Easy! Classes See Seminar Page for Dates and Times

Client Appreciation Day – May 23!

Creekside Insurance Advisors, Inc. is hosting its 4th Annual Client Appreciation Day from 5:00P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the Winchester Church of God shelter on May 23, 2013.  If you are a Creekside client, please bring your family and friends for an evening of fellowship, food and great entertainment.  This is our small way of […]

Creekside Insurance Advisors, Inc. saves Medicare Clients over $200,000!

By now, everyone probably  knows that the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) runs from October 15 – December 7 each year.  If you are on Medicare, barring a special circumstance, this is the only time of year to consider changing, adding or deleting your Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage or Medicare Advantage health plan. […]

HAPPY HOLIDAYS

God Bless your family and America this Holiday Season!!!

Does my business qualify for a health insurance tax credit?

The Affordable Care Act, aka Health Care Reform, includes a tax credit for certain small businesses to offset employer paid premiums.  This credit became available in Tax Year 2010 and is available for 2011 – 2013.  However, beginning in 2014 and beyond, the credit is limited to two consecutive years via Exchange products only. The […]

Health Care Reform – What it means to YOU

To the surprise of many, Health Care Reform legislation was upheld by the Supreme Court.  Whether you support the law or not, we must now live within the details and requirements this law presents to us.  Many ask “how will this affect me?”  While this blog doesn’t address every issue, we owe it to our […]