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Employment Options: Jobs for People with Disabilities

http://www.MyEmploymentOptions.com 800-441-3114 — Paula Vieillet, President of Employment Options, Inc., explains how her company, a certified Social Securi…

http://bit.ly/Americandisabilitynetwork American Disability Network is the nation’s leading disability representation service. Their extensive network is bac…
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November is National Family Caregivers Month A Special Needs Plan Recognizes the Importance of the Role That Family Caregivers Play

Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) October 31, 2014

The Sibling Study conducted by Easter Seals points out that As parents age, responsibility for caregiving is more likely to fall on a brother or sister. Of respondents expecting to take on the role of primary caregiver in the future, 80% say they are comfortable taking on this role but they are much more likely to say they are emotionally prepared than financially prepared (60% vs. 33%).

Ryan Platt, Founder of A Special Needs Plan explains, Selecting a Future Caregiver for your loved one (when you are no longer here) is usually one of the most difficult decisions in planning for the future. When selecting a Future Caregiver you want to consider that persons geographic location, Family Situation, Age, Experience with Special Needs, Knowledge of your loved one, your loved ones comfort level with them, and that persons career (ie. Do they travel extensively for work?)

When you are asking another individual or family to become your loved ones future caregiver (guardian), they will have two questions (but very few will actually ask). The two questions are:


'Anti-Facebook' Social Network Ello Gets Viral Surge

'Anti-Facebook' Social Network Ello Gets Viral Surge
In a matter of days, the new social network Ello, described as the “anti-Facebook” for its stand on privacy and advertising, has become perhaps the hottest ticket on the Internet. Created last year as a “private” social network, Ello (www.ello.co …
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Not on a Social Network? You've Still Got a Privacy Problem
We already know that if you use an online social network, you give up a serious slice of your privacy thanks to the omnivorous way companies like Google and Facebook gather your personal data. But new academic research offers a glimpse of what these …
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Hemlock restaurant owners recognized for hiring people with disabilities

Hemlock restaurant owners recognized for hiring people with disabilities
An area business that has demonstrated outstanding commitment to the state's public vocational rehabilitation programs was recently recognized by the state of Michigan. Maple Grille Restaurant, Josh Schaeding/Len Schaeding, owners, Hemlock, was …
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Ceremony honors employers who hire those with disabilities
Gulf Coast was one of seven Florida employers recognized this morning for their commitments to hiring those with disabilities. The event at City Hall was the annual employer awards ceremony hosted by agencies and offices that assist those individuals …
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Trusted Senior Specialists, LLC Wins Esteemed BBB Pinnacle Award

HOUSTON, TX (PRWEB) September 10, 2014

Trusted Senior Specialists, a nationwide insurance organization concentrating in the senior market, was recognized for a fourth consecutive year at the Better Business Bureaus 2014 Awards for Excellence. The Pinnacle Award is presented annually to select businesses that exemplify BBB standards of quality in the work and marketplace.

Its like winning an Academy Award, a Golden Globe, the World Cupit means that were the best in our craft, the best in our field, and that we always give our best, do our best, for our clients, said Trusted Senior Specialists founding partner Michael Wilhelm. Were honored and privileged to have received this award.

TSS is a licensed insurance provider in 42 states around the U.S. with a network of more than 3000 highly trained agents who specialize in senior-care policesincluding traditional Medicare and Medicare Advantage, as well as supplemental plans, life insurance, annuities, hospital indemnity and more.

Our clientswhether they are senior citizens, disabled individuals, caregivers or relatives of Medicare-eligible beneficiarieshave various options they can choose from for their health care and retirement needs, Wilhelm said. Our company is able to provide them with the best and most personalized care, thanks to the training our specialists receive on the variety of products available.

In addition to guiding clients through the selection and purchase of various insurance policies, TSS offers exclusive support servicesincluding application and enrollment assistance for Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security. The agency also strives to provide community education about senior health plans, news and general interests through through blogging, social media and other online resources. A collection of educational videosaccessible via the TSS websitefeatures a technology training series for seniors and weekly episodes of Medicare Gals, a sequential introduction to the federal insurance program.

One of our top priorities is to help seniors and their loved ones learn more about Medicare and other insurance options available, Wilhelm explained. Education is the key to successfully electing a plan that works best with ones individual needs. It is our pleasure to help educate clients about what is available to them.

Another source available to current and prospective clients on the TSS website is a section containing important forms and informational publications in downloadable formatincluding a soon-to-be-released booklet designed for recently eligible Medicare recipients during the annual Open Enrollment period (known as AEP), which will take place Oct. 15 Dec. 7.

Trusted Senior Specialists New to Medicare Guide 2014 is going to be a handy resource for AEP, which is the time of year when beneficiaries can review and elect new plans for the coming year, Wilhelm said. We want clients to know that we are available to answer any of their questions regarding this process.

Trusted Senior Specialists, LLC is unique and client-centered insurance agency that serves to assist those over the age of 65 in the acquisition and management of health, life, final expense, long-term care and other insurance policies. For more than a decade, TSS has built a reputation of honesty, integrity and reliable service within the insurance market. TSS is a BBB Accredited Member with an A+ Rating and has received industry-wide recognition as a top-ranked independent agency from multiple insurance carriers.

To learn more about Trusted Senior Specialists exclusive services, visit http://www.trustedseniorspecialists.com or call 1-855-474-6234.

The Social Network Full Movie

_^ Happy Watching ^_^ Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking site that would become known as Facebook, but is later sued by two broth…
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Ello? Anybody out there? I snagged an invite to Ello, the new invite-only, ad-free social network, and signed up and tested it out! Here’s everything you nee…
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Mysterious Social Network 'Ello' Explodes In Popularity For People Fleeing
Ello is an anachronistic social network designed by Paul Budnitz, designer toy maker, bike builder and author extraordinaire. It's a social network with a manifesto — a grandiose cry for social networking that empowers people, and against social …
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Can a Social Network Stay Ad-Free?
In a prominent sidebar on its site, the social network Ello describes itself as “Simple, beautiful & ad-free.” If you visit the Ello page of Sonos, a speaker company, you'll still see that message, right next to this one: “Sonos speakers bring all the …
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Ello social site, the anti-Facebook, is buzzing
New social media site Ello has gotten a lot of buzz in the past week. Its big thing is that it is ad-free, so it's basically the anti-Facebook. Here is the site's manifesto: Your social network is owned by advertisers. Every post you share, every …
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Daniel Thompson

Being ignored

Posted by Daniel Thompson on August 23, 2011 at 4:00am 0 Comments


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