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Tue, Jan 15, 2019

Changes coming to Social Security in 2019

If you are collecting Social Security benefits now or still paying into the system, these changes will affect you.

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Tue, Dec 4, 2018

Some Surprising Risks of Medicare Advantage Plans

Are you considering signing up for a Medicare Advantage plan?

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Sat, Dec 1, 2018

Retirement Strategies for Low Income Seniors

If you or a loved one doesn’t have enough money to meet basic needs, you need to know about programs that can help. When the most immediate needs have been met, it also makes sense to look at your next steps.

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Mon, Nov 26, 2018

Staying Up-to-date with your vaccines

When it comes to seniors staying up to date on vaccinations, not all seniors adhere to the schedule.

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Wed, Nov 21, 2018

Could Pumping Iron Help You Live Longer?

Research shows strength training may decrease cardiovascular risk and premature death for older adults.

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Fri, Oct 26, 2018

FirstCommunity to offer Plan G for January 2019

FirstCommunity is all about choices for seniors and we think you’ll like this latest addition.

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Mon, Oct 1, 2018

Why 70 is the new 50

As we enter the latter half of the 2010s, baby boomers will crack an important age – 70. However scary that number may sound to you, it’s something to be excited about. After all, 70 is the new 50.

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Wed, Sep 19, 2018

Pitfalls of Medicare Advantage Plans

Medicare Advantage plans may sound enticing. Many offer $0 premiums, but the devil is in the details.

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Fri, Aug 31, 2018

Want to make changes to your Medicare plan options?

With Open Enrollment approaching, it's the right time to make changes to your Medicare plan.

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Wed, Aug 1, 2018

Why FirstCommunity Medicare Supplement?

Seven reasons why you should choose FirstCommunity.

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Tue, Jul 17, 2018

Medigap Vs. Medicare Advantage: Which Is Better?

Medicare.gov will give you hundreds of pages of explanation, but luckily, the basics of the program aren’t difficult to grasp. However, the devil is in the details.

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Wed, Jun 27, 2018

10 surprising facts about Medicare

More than 55 million Americans rely on Medicare for their health care coverage. But the rules are complicated, and what you don’t know can hurt you.

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Fri, Jun 1, 2018

New Medicare cards have no Social Security number – what you need to know.

New cards aimed at reducing identity theft among seniors.

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Tue, May 1, 2018

When to enroll in Medicare and Get a Medicare Supplement

Based on the somewhat confusing rules of Medicare enrollment, many seniors mistakenly believe that signing up for a Medicare Supplement is similarly complicated.

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Wed, Apr 4, 2018

Comparing Medicare Supplement Plans

All policies offer the same basic benefits but some offer additional benefits, so you can choose which one meets your needs.

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Mon, Mar 5, 2018

Top Five Reasons Seniors Don’t like Medicare Advantage Plans

It’s important to look before you leap when choosing your Medicare plan! Take time to read and discuss these options with someone who can advise you.

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Fri, Feb 2, 2018

Four Health Benefits Of Yoga For Seniors

Yoga is not only safe for older practitioners, but also effective in keeping the mind and body in good health.