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The Two Ways to Get Medicare Coverage

Let’s talk about what Medicare part A and B covers, what it doesn’t and your options.

Medicare Fraud and Ways to Protect Yourself

There are people out there who try to take advantage of others by attempting to obtain your Medicare number or personal information in order to…

Scams to Watch Out for and How to Protect Yourself

The top three scams to watch out for are identity theft, imposter scams (posing as an agency) and online shopping. Scams have been around for…

Various Types of Home Insurance

Everyone is familiar with a high-level explanation of what Homeowners Insurance is, but what does it really cover? You know it covers your home…

Medicare Shopping & Timeline

This article will inform you on how to prepare for Medicare, what information to gather and the timeline of when you should start shopping for…

The New York State of Health (NYSOH) and the American Rescue Plan (ARP) FAQs

On March 11, 2021, President Biden announced the passing of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. This law provides relief to address the…

Advice from a Medicare Specialist, What to Expect

When I see people who are looking for guidance on Medicare, I often hear, “I didn’t know all that had to be done just to retire!” Of course,…

Medicare and the COVID-19 Testing & Vaccine

Information about COVID-19 testing and the vaccine in regards to Medicare coverage.

Tips for Safe Snow and Ice Removal

Snowblower safety, ice dams, manual snow removal and defrosting tips to keep you and your property safe.

How the Coronavirus Can Affect Your Home Insurance if You Work Remotely

During the pandemic, more than half of Americans have worked from home. Parents have their children at home attending to school remotely--this…

Is Roadside Service on Your Auto Policy a Good Idea?

Upstate New York has unpredictable winters. It could be sunny and warm one day, and then a heavy snowstorm the next with low visibility,…

Why You Need Snowmobile Insurance

Did you know that snowmobiles usually are not covered by renters, homeowners, or auto insurance policies? It’s wintertime and snow is here in…

How to Save Money on Your Auto Insurance

Auto insurance rates vary a lot from one insurance company to another. Why? Because every insurance company uses their own formula to assess…

Simco Auto - We Listen, Not Tell You It's "Apples to Apples"

Have you ever heard the term “I will give you an apples to apples insurance comparison?” What does that really mean anyway?

Protect Yourself - Medicare Part B

Did you know that 900,000 Americans get pneumonia every year? Pneumonia is a lung infection caused by pneumococcal disease, which can also cause…

Simco Helps You Understand COBRA

Whether it’s your personnel or business insurance: Auto, life, home, fire, flood, and cyber – the list of insurance products on the market goes…