Medicare Open Enrollment: What to Expect and How to Get the Most out of It

The open enrollment period for Medicare takes place between October 15 and December 7. Also called the Annual Election Period (AEP), this is when Medicare enrollees get the chance to review their coverage options and decide whether they want to switch to a different plan. What to Expect During Open Enrollment During Open Enrollment, Medicare [...]

By | August 17th, 2018|Articles for Consumers|0 Comments

PTT Financial Cartoon of the Week: Your Mother and I Have Saved Enough Money to Send You to any College You Like

By | August 7th, 2018|Articles for Consumers|0 Comments

PTT Financial Cartoon of the Week: At This Point, Bulls and Bears

By | July 30th, 2018|Articles for Consumers|0 Comments

PTT Financial Cartoon of the Week: I have 473 Dead Mice Save for my Retirement

By | July 23rd, 2018|Articles for Consumers|0 Comments

Living Life Insurance – What Does It Mean?

Living life insurance might sound like an oxymoron to anyone who’s unfamiliar with the product. After all, life insurance pays out when the insured dies. It can’t help while the insured is still living – or can it? With living life insurance, the answer is yes. It can. Living benefit riders allow you to access [...]

By | July 16th, 2018|Articles for Consumers|0 Comments

How to Check Your New Medicare Card Status

New Medicare cards are coming – sometime between April 2018 and April 2019. It’s a pretty big timeframe, and it’s leaving a lot of people wondering exactly when they can expect their card to arrive. The good news is that there are three easy ways to check your Medicare card status. Go to you gov [...]

By | July 9th, 2018|Articles for Consumers|0 Comments

PTT Financial Cartoon of the Week: It Will Cost $100,000 to Send Me to College

By | July 9th, 2018|Articles for Consumers|0 Comments

PTT Financial Cartoon of the Week: The Good News Is, Nobody Will Ever Hate You for Being Rich

By | July 2nd, 2018|Articles for Consumers|0 Comments

How Taxes Impact Your Retirement Savings and How Life Insurance Can Help

Does your retirement budget account for taxes? If not, your money might not go as far as you think it will. Taxes can be owed at multiple points – when you earn money, when it grows interest or even when you withdraw it. If you use a regular 401(k) for your retirement savings, for example, [...]

By | June 27th, 2018|Articles for Consumers|0 Comments

PTT Financial Cartoon of the Week: You’re Right, Son, It’s Unfair That Some People Earn More Money Than Others

By | June 25th, 2018|Articles for Consumers|0 Comments