Is Life Insurance Taxable? Life insurance is complicated. Because of that, it might seem like tax could apply to life insurance policies too. However, it’s worth noting that the death benefit is not taxable. That is 100% tax-free regardless of how much it is, $10,000 to $10 Million. However, in […]

Is Life Insurance Taxable?


Meeting a Newborn: Etiquette There are rules to follow when meeting a newborn, certain etiquette, to be exact. These are unspoken rules for visitors when your sister or friend has just given birth and is allowing visitors. It’s perfectly acceptable to be excited to meet the newest addition, but keep […]

Meeting a Newborn: Etiquette


As the weather gets warmer, drivers need to become more aware of bicycle season. So often we as drivers are not used to sharing the road with bikers. However, this could prove costly as lives are at stake: traffic accidents killed more cyclists between 2016 and ’18 than over the […]

Be Aware This Bicycle Season



Life Summit Training – Day Two On Wednesday and Thursday, February 5th and 6th, Empower Brokerage hosted our Simi-Annual Life Summit Training. The goal of our life summits is to provide more education for those agents who attended. Throughout the Meeting, we had various carrier reps and speakers present. This […]

Life Summit Training – Day Two


Life Summit Training – Day One On Wednesday and Thursday, February 5th and 6th, Empower Brokerage hosted our semi-annual Life Summit. The goal of our life summits is to provide more education for those agents that attended. Throughout the meeting, we had various carriers reps and speakers present. This includes […]

Life Summit Training – Day One


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Adverse Health Risks of Eating Ultra-Processed Food What are the Adverse Health Risks of Eating Ultra-Processed Food? We hear from experts and the media to avoid processed foods. But do you know how to identify processed food? What about ultra-processed food? And how exactly does processed food affect our health? […]

Adverse Health Risks of Eating Ultra-Processed Food



Flu vs Coronavirus
Flu much bigger threat to U.S. than Coronavirus Despite the coronavirus alert, contracting the flu is a much bigger threat to Americans. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that as of January 2020 over 15 million Americans got the flu. More than 140,000 people have been hospitalized […]

Flu much bigger threat to U.S. than Coronavirus


In the coming year, you may find you are no longer shielded by lead during an x-ray. Radiologists and medical physicists say the shielding tool may not be helping as we think. They claim it provides no benefit and “might even inadvertently expose people to higher radiation levels.” What is […]

X-Rays: No Longer Shielded By Lead


How to get Pre-Qualified Pre-Qualification comes with a lot of paperwork. This means you need to Pay Stubs, Employment records, Work History, and way more. However, getting qualified is the first step in the home buying process. This will tell you what exactly a bank is willing to lend you. […]

How do I get Pre-Qualified for a Mortgage



Credit and Loans, how do they work? Credit works by adding up your payments, your debts, and leveling that against things like your assets and your accounts. There are tons of other factors that go into credit. But that credit score is then used to help leverage better rates on […]

Credit and Loans, how do they work?