Linkedin is a great way to network with agents at Artisan Insurance

Richard Vazquez - May 2, 2017 - Health & Medicare, Home & Auto

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Health Insurance Department Head Jonathan Pudas

Despite What You Hear, Health Insurance Is Always Available

Richard Vazquez - April 28, 2017 - Health & Medicare

Many small business owners think that the only option they have for offering health coverage is via the SHOP Marketplace. That isn’t the case. And you don’t have to wait for an Open Enrollment period for health coverage either. Affordable health insurance is available year-round, and the options may surprise you. Let’s look at small […]

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Need medicare insurance but don't want prescription drug coverage?

Need Medicare Insurance But Not Drug Coverage?

Richard Vazquez - April 27, 2017 - Health & Medicare

You are eligible for Medicare Insurance but you don’t feel that you need to sign up for the prescription drug coverage. You don’t take any prescriptions, so it’s not a big deal, right? You will be surprised to find out that the medicare system stacks the deck against you in this instance. When you become […]

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Prescription drugs

How To Reduce Prescription Drug Costs

Richard Vazquez - April 13, 2017 - Health & Medicare

For people who watch a bit of broadcast or cable TV in the Brandon, Valrico, Tampa and Lithia area, you may have seen advertisements for a site called GoodRx.  We don’t have a business relationship with them, so this is purely a shout-out for a great service. The pharmaceutical situation in the U.S health insurance […]

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Can I Afford Health Insurance?

Richard Vazquez - April 12, 2017 - Health & Medicare

Can I afford health insurance? The better question is, can I bear the risk of NOT being insured? More and more people are taking an active role in managing their healthcare and the associated costs.  For individuals or families who have not had health insurance for a few years (yes, that happens) they may look […]

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Is Dental Insurance A Good Idea?

When Is Dental Insurance A Good Idea?

Richard Vazquez - April 7, 2017 - Health & Medicare

In “Eat That Frog!” Brian Tracy suggests developing a sense of urgency in everything you do. One area where many people tend to procrastinate is obtaining coverage for things they think they won’t need until “later.”  Wouldn’t it be nice to buy insurance AFTER we actually needed it?  But you know that’s not how the […]

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Health Insurance

We Now offer All Types Of Healthcare Coverage and Health Insurance

Richard Vazquez - March 24, 2017 - Health & Medicare

I just wanted to take a moment to announce that Artisan Insurance is now offering all types of Health Insurance. If you own a business and are looking for health-care insurance for your employees, we can take care of that through many of the national insurance carriers such as Aetna and Humana. Remember that there […]

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Would you want to provide homeowners insurance for this house?

Are You Paying Too Much For Flood Insurance?

Richard Vazquez - March 8, 2017 - Home & Auto Read More
Health Insurance

Are You Confused About Health Insurance?

Richard Vazquez - March 1, 2017 - Health & Medicare

Who really understands health insurance these days? Some recent studies show a huge gap between what people THINK they know, and what they actually DO know when it comes to understanding even basic terms like Deductible, Co-pay, or Co-insurance.  And what do all those metal names mean—like Bronze, Silver or Gold—when it comes to marketplace […]

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Homeowners insurance. Should I file a claim?

Should I File A Homeowners Insurance Claim?

Richard Vazquez - November 16, 2016 - Home & Auto

Insurance claims are the one subject that seems to cause the most amount of confusion with our clients. Before you automatically call your insurance company to file a claim, consider this: If you own property (house, car, commercial building, camper, etc.) you know that you are expected to maintain that property. If your car has […]

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