Category Archives: Insurance

Financial Friday Round-Up: April 4 – April 8, 2021

Welcome to the latest Financial Friday Round-Up, our weekly column filled with the best things for you to read, watch or listen to regarding finance around the web. Below are some pieces on the difference between credit scores, avoiding the money mistakes that can damage retirement, how to avoid homeowner regret, and more. One Year…
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Share Your Umbrella Podcast: A Conversation with Mark Biermann

This week marks the first episode of Share Your Umbrella, a new podcast from First Financial Security that shares stories from entrepreneurs who are helping their communities through financial services. For each podcast episode, interesting parts of our conversation will be excerpted and featured for our blog. To begin, we spoke with Mark Biermann, a…
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Financial Friday Round-Up: March 22 – March 26, 2021

Welcome to the latest Financial Friday Round-Up, our weekly column filled with the best things for you to read, watch or listen to regarding finance around the web. Below you will find articles on how to build and rebuild wealth, the importance of a good financial planner, work-life balance in a remote world, and more.…
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Industry Insights

Industry Insights is our quarterly round-up of recent news and data on the state of the insurance industry today. The first several weeks of 2021 have been a steady improvement over last year, with potential good news coming for both consumers and carriers soon. Between fewer COVID-related restrictions, hybrid policies, a growing number of young…
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Twelve Key Parts to a Perfect Business Plan

Business plans work — one survey reported 30% faster growth for companies with plans in place — but how do you know what a great business plan should include? When effective, they map out each stage of your company’s growth, establish a structure for your organization and tell you where to expand in the future.…
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Optimize Your Video Calls to Make the Best Impression

First impressions have always been important, but when working from home became the new normal last year, entrepreneurs everywhere had to optimize their video calls to make the best impression on new clients. With face-to-face interviews and consultations, you likely already perfected what it takes to look your best — clean fingernails, perfect hair, the…
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Financial Friday Round-Up: February 8 – February 12, 2021

Welcome to the latest Financial Friday Round-Up, our weekly column filled with the best things for you to read, watch or listen to regarding finance around the web. Below you will find a Wall Street Journal piece on LTC Insurance, a guide to taxes on retirement income, news on the youngest female CEO to ever…
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