As we say goodbye to summer afternoons and family vacations, we must get back into our routines as kids head back to school, and our lives once again become a series of to-do lists.
According to a 2017 survey from ZzzQuil, eight in 10 parents experience back-to-school anxiety, with the majority saying there is no tougher time for a parent
Review these tips from TPT for ideas on how to have successful and stress free start to the new school year.
Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) is coming up on October 15, the Minnesota Benefit Association wants to remind you that it’s never too early to start thinking about enrolling in Medicare for the first time if you are approaching 65, or making changes to your existing coverage.
The annual enrollment period for Medicare runs from October 15 until December 7, when you can make changes to your Medicare plans.
Contact our Medicare help line with all Medicare questions, or to schedule an in-person consultation, please call 651-358-2990 or send an inquiry to Info@MinnesotaBenefitAssociation.org for details.
September is Life Insurance Awareness Month. Each September, Life Happens, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping consumers make smart insurance decisions to safeguard their assets, coordinates Life Insurance Awareness Month. This industry-wide campaign is aimed at educating Americans about the importance of life insurance and helping them get the coverage they need.
With the Minnesota Benefit Association’s Group Term Life Insurance Plan you can protect your loved ones. It is difficult to prepare for a tragic accident, but one simple way to help protect your family is the Group Term Life Insurance Plan.
With Minnesota Benefit Association’s Group Term Life Insurance Plan you can help ensure that your family will have the money necessary to:
Learn More about Group Term Life Insurance on the Minnesota Benefit Association’s website.
Flu season is once again rearing its head, so it’s never too early to get your flu shot.
The Centers for Disease Control (CDS) recommends everyone ages 6 months and older get a flu shot every flu season, including healthy people, and people with chronic conditions.
Getting your flu shot can be as simple as going to your local pharmacy, or maybe even your employer offers a flu shot clinic. Since flu shots are considered preventative care, insurance plans will cover them at no cost to members.
Visit the Center for Disease Control‘s website to view vaccine tips, what portion of the population is most susceptible, and tips to prevent the Flu as best you can this year.
Springtime brings more opportunities to be active
It’s finally spring (minus the foot or so of snow we are expected to get on the 10th and 11th…) and we want you to strive to be the healthiest you can be. A good way to keep your body moving and in top shape is taking your lunch hour to take a walk, outside or in. Read more
Valentine’s Day is all about matters of the heart.
Speaking of the heart, February is also American Heart Month. Now is a good time to consider going in for your annual exam, especially if you haven’t gone in a while. According to the Centers for Disease Control, heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States.
LeaderOne Financial is pleased to introduce the “Service Saves” program available to all members of the Minnesota Benefit Association. This program features real, cost-saving benefits for those who obtain home financing (home purchase or refinance) through LeaderOne Financial. For the past 5 years, LeaderOne Financial has been the exclusive mortgage company endorsed by the MBA, and is looking to spread the word about the benefits available to you. Read more
Welcome to the new year Minnesotans! Can you believe it’s finally here? January is filled with all kinds of fresh and new opportunities for you to start your new year off right. January is National Hobby Month, National Book Month, and National Get Organized Month.
Get back into an old hobby that you may have lost track of recently. Or maybe find a new hobby. Pick up a good book, get back to the gym, and make sure you are well organized for 2019. If you want to read more about National Hobby Month, check out this webpage we found. Read more