What is a MYGA? MYGA stands for Multi-Year Guaranteed Annuity. This specific type of annuity offers a guaranteed fixed interest rate for an established period of time selected by the owner (e.g. 4% … [Read more...] about Understanding Multi-Year Guaranteed Annuities
As autumn arrives, Medicare recipients will be bombarded with Medicare mail. Most of the time, it is just advertisements from organizations trying to sell you what they have to offer. However, there … [Read more...] about What is ANOC and Why Is It Important?
As you age, it may be important to leave a piece of life’s greatness to your future generations. That can mean sharing an heirloom that has been passed down from prior generations, contributing … [Read more...] about Buying Life Insurance for the Grandkids
Prepare yourself: we are about to enter the season of Medicare advertising. Soon you won’t be able to escape the barrage of mail, television, and online commercials about Medicare. Insurance … [Read more...] about Medicare Commercials: Deciphering Fact from Fiction
At Twin City Underwriters, we know how overwhelming the Medicare journey can be. Before joining, you’ll find yourself wondering – When do I apply? What type of plan is right for me? What … [Read more...] about Get to Know Your Medicare Team at Twin City Underwriters
If enrolled in Medicare, the word donut hole may not leave you thinking of the tasty pastry. When it comes to Medicare drug plans, also known as Medicare Part D, knowing what to expect and how your … [Read more...] about The Medicare Donut Hole: How Does It Work?
When it comes to life insurance, it is essential to define what you want to protect in the event of your passing. Determine your goal: perhaps you want to leave a legacy with a loved one or make sure … [Read more...] about How Much Life Insurance Do I Actually Need?
There are so many ways to utilize technology to ensure we stay close and connected to loved ones who are away. Video Chats and Zoom events have become rituals for families with time zone … [Read more...] about Staying Connected with Family Near and Far
Let’s look deeper into the different types of beneficiaries that can be assigned and the idea behind each of them. We will also cover what kinds of things may trigger an update to the beneficiary … [Read more...] about Understanding Life Insurance Beneficiaries
Are you eager to check off a list of desired places on your travel bucket list? We look forward to hearing about your plans! As you buy your tickets and pack your bags, here are some planning … [Read more...] about Traveling with Medicare Advantage: What You Need to Know
Summer! The season that makes us forget the cold of the previous months. The season that brings sports, graduations, outdoor activities, gardens, the Minnesota State Fair, and all sorts of fun in the … [Read more...] about How to Stay Safe and Beat the Heat This Summer
Caring for aging parents can be stressful and overwhelming. Focusing on what you can control and where you can receive support in this situation can help lead to a better outcome. When supporting an … [Read more...] about Helping a Parent with Medicare Coverage