Never Miss a Moment…with Life Insurance

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You buy life insurance because you love someone, so we affectionately refer to life insurance as love insurance. Life insurance gives you peace of mind knowing that you’ll always be there for your family even if you’re not around.   Life happens! It’s a subject no one really wants to think about, but if someone […]

Life or Death: How Life Insurance Satisfy’s Both Needs

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Everyone probably already understands that life insurance plays an important role in family and business planning. It is actually more than important – it is a necessary part of any good plan. But did you know that your life insurance policy can also be structured as a tax-deferred savings tool with tax-free loan distributions when […]

Planning for Long-Term Care

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You can never know for sure if you will need long-term care. Maybe you will never need it. But an unexpected accident, illness, or injury can change your needs, sometimes suddenly. The best time to think about long-term care is before you need it. Planning for the possibility of long-term care gives you time to […]

Creekside Insurance Advisors, Inc. is Pleased to Welcome Troy Newbraugh

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We are pleased to welcome Troy Newbraugh as our Life Insurance Specialist. Troy brings 24 years of non-profit fundraising experience, including 16 years at Timber Ridge School (Cross Junction) and six years at Blue Ridge School (Charlottesville). Troy will specialize in bringing life insurance solutions to charity/donor relationships in addition to business owners, families and individuals. […]

Creekside Insurance Advisors, Inc. Welcomes Betty Allen as New Long Term Care Planning Specialist

Betty Allen, Long Term Care Specialist

We are pleased to announce that Betty Allen has joined Creekside Insurance Advisors, Inc. as a Long Term Care Planning Specialist. Betty brings 13 years experience as a Registered Nurse and Licensed Practical Nurse, and has worked in the medical field since 1976 in several administrative capacities. Betty has enjoyed the past 7 years as an […]

Investment & Reverse Mortgage Schemes

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Investment Schemes As people plan for retirement, senior citizens may fall victim to investment schemes. These may include advance fee schemes, prime bank note schemes, pyramid schemes, and Nigerian letter fraud schemes.  Reverse Mortgage Scams The FBI and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Office of Inspector General (HUD-OIG) urge consumers, especially senior […]

4 new (and surprising) facts about retirement security

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MAY 28, 2015 | BY EMILY HOLBROOK   We’ve heard it all before, retirees and pre-­retirees are financially ill equipped to make their savings — if any — last throughout their golden years. With more and more businesses cutting pensions, and health care costs and longevity continuing to rise with no foreseeable end, truly having […]

List of Senior Discounts

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Are you already at that wonderful phase in your life?  We thought the following information would be a great help for you. The following post was written by a man named Steve Herman. You can see the original post here. As I was waiting in line behind an older gentleman at Wendy’s recently, I heard him ask […]

Funeral and Cemetery Fraud

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Keeping with our theme of seniors being more aware of scams and fraud. Here are some basics on avoiding Funeral and Cemetery Fraud.   Tips for Avoiding Funeral and Cemetery Fraud: Be an informed consumer. Take time to call and shop around before making a purchase. Take a friend with you who may offer some perspective to […]

Tips for Avoiding Counterfeit Prescription Drugs

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Tips on how you can protect you and your family from fraud. Senior Citizens especially should be aware of fraud schemes. Tips for Avoiding Counterfeit Prescription Drugs: Be mindful of appearance. Closely examine the packaging and lot numbers of prescription drugs and be alert to any changes from one prescription to the next. Consult your […]