Segment 1 (5:10): We start today’s show with the President of Clarity Group, Sally Stier. First hear when the Medicare Open Enrollment Period ends. Sally tells us how this is the busiest time of year for them, but they are also available to you all year round. Sally then tells us that even if you took care of your Medicare Plan in the past, things change! You could find an even better plan each year to fit your needs as your health changes. Finally, hear how your agent can be with you for the rest of your life and how they are experts on the different Medicare Plans so you will be so happy with yours after going to them! To learn more or to schedule an appointment, you can call 716-393-3437 or visit HERE!
Segment 2 (19:46): Our next guest is Michelle who is the Regional Medicare Consultant from Univera Healthcare and today we are talking about Medicare. We start talking about the differences between a HMO Medicare Plan and a PPO Medicare Plan. First Michelle tells us what an HMO plan is and how you have to stay in network with your doctor, but you also get great coverage and worldwide emergency coverage. Then we discuss a PPO Plan and how on this plan you can see a doctor out of network, but it may cost you a higher co-pay. Finally, Michelle gives us her advice to anyone shopping for a new Medicare Advantage Plan this year. To schedule an appointment with Univera to discuss your Medicare Plan, please visit HERE!
Segment 3 (32:57): Paul, manager of our local SAS Shoes, joins us next. Ready for some winter footwear? SAS Shoes and Route 5 Boots have you covered! Then we discuss their amazing Customer Appreciation Sale! Linda tells us about this great sale: Buy one pair and get the second pair 50% off. This sale goes for SAS Shoes, Route 5 Boots, and all of their clearance shoes. But, it ends soon! Linda tells us when it ends and how this is a sale you do not want to miss. Paul gives us more information on this sale and how important it is to get the shoes/boots that are right for your needs. To learn more, please visit HERE!
Segment 4 (48:44): We wrap up the first half of our show with Cheryl Syta, a RN and Nurse Practitioner. She is also a Functional Medicine Health Coach and a Cancer Coach. Cheryl tells us how she is here to help with whatever it is you need during or after your cancer journey. She can provide help and tips that you wouldn’t get at your doctor’s office. You deserve more! She tells us how she asks what you want in your life and then asks questions about your lifestyle so she can provide the very best help possible. Next she gives us an example about how lifestyle changes can improve your health and the way she works with people. Finally, she gives us examples of things people think improve your health in a cancer journey and how it’s just not true! To get into contact with her and her services, please call 518-300-3144 or visit HERE!
Segment 5 (1:03:49): We start the second half of our show with Brad, Brian, and Andy from Stamm Law Firm. First we discuss all of the legal needs that they can help you with. Then we talk to Andy who works in their Corporate/Business Law division. Andy tells us how important the businesses are to their clients, and how important it is to discuss your business with them. Andy tells us all of the opportunities that can present itself when the clients talk about their business with them. Next Andy tells us what legal documents you would need with them if you have a business and the factors that come into play. Finally, we discuss what can happen to your business if you pass away. To learn more about Stamm Law Firm, please visit HERE!
Segment 6 (1:19:06): Next we welcome Rachel and Melissa from Erie County Senior Services and New York Connects. Rachel tells us how if you have Medicare you can get with the Benefit Enrollment Center to qualify for a lot of other benefits. Then Rachel tells us about some programs like the Medicare Savings Program. She tell us how to qualify and what you can get if you participate in this program. Rachel gives us great detail about how this works and the savings you will receive monthly. Then we talk about the Low Income Subsidy Program and how it can help with prescription costs. Erie County Senior Services wants to see Seniors thrive and to assist in any way possible! Finally, Rachel tell us to never be embarrassed to apply for any of these programs as they can be life changing. To learn more about all of the incredible services available, please call Erie County Senior Services at 716-858-8526.
Segment 7 (1:32:40): Local discrimination attorney Lindy Korn joins us next. First we discuss how Lindy deals with discrimination and how it begins with hate and ignorance and we ask her where it comes from, especially in the workplace. Lindy tells us how a lot of HR offices are not there for the employee, but are loyal to the company and will manipulate your words to benefit the company. Next we welcome her client Rudi June and how his case is an example of how racism is allowed and ignored in the workplace by the higher ups. Rudi, who worked for the NY State Power Authority, tells us his story of how racism was ignored when he brought it up, and then his higher ups treated him like a trouble maker and found a way to get rid of him. You are not going to want to miss the details on Rudi’s case. To learn more about Lindy, please call 856-KORN or visit HERE!
Segment 8 (1:48:08): We wrap up today’s show with Julianne Lepo, CDFA, President, and owner of Turning Tides Financial. Julianne tells us how this can be a really rough time of the year to think about getting divorced, but how January is one of the highest months for filing for divorce. Julianne suggests how this is the time for women to prepare if you are thinking about filing. This can mean preparing your financials and thinking about debts and expenses. She encourages her clients to start getting their financial house in order. Next Julianne tells us about the complimentary meeting you will receive if you call her office and mention our show! Finally, she tells us how she works alongside your attorney to create the best team for you. To learn more about how Julianne can help you, please call 716-800-4290 or visit HERE!