Planning for Long-Term Care

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. Welcomes Betty Allen as New Long Term Care Planning 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

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 […]

Funeral and Cemetery Fraud

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 […]

OLDER AMERICANS MONTH 2015: GET INTO THE ACT.

Did you know that by the year 2020, more than 55 million U.S. adults will be over the age of 65? Older adults are a vital part of our society. Since 1963, communities across the country have shown their gratitude by celebrating Older Americans Month each May. This year, in honor of the 50th anniversary […]