The Haunting Truth About Alzheimer’s: It’s Not What You Think

The Haunting Truth About Alzheimer’s: It’s Not What You Think

With Halloween right around the corner, I am sure we can all think of a few scary items (i.e., spiders, ghosts, witches etc.). But something very scary that may not come to mind is the haunting truth about Alzheimer’s disease.  More than 1 in 9 people (11.3%) of...
Breast Cancer-Thinking Long Term

Breast Cancer-Thinking Long Term

  October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and with that we should be raising our awareness of long term effects associated with breast cancer treatment, surgery, and everyday life during remission and after recovery.   The cancer survival rate is...
Important Letter Regarding Your Long Term Care

Important Letter Regarding Your Long Term Care

We wanted to update you on the current status of your National Peace Officers and FireFighters Benefit Association (NPFBA) long-term care (LTC) plan (Plan). There have been recent concerns over other LTC plans operating in California. NPFBA does not anticipate...
Why You Should Have Long Term Care

Why You Should Have Long Term Care

As the cost of care continues to rise, Long Term Care (LTC) coverage becomes an increasingly important component of every American’s safety net. Traditional health insurance does not cover most LTC services. State and Federal programs only cover people with low...
6 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Saving Money

6 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Saving Money

Do you remember when you were a kid and you wanted to buy something? You would ask one of your parents or grandparents and sure enough they would usually buy it for you. Ultimately, this free pocket of money stopped as you grew older and you were told to do household...
4 Steps to Planning Your Financial Security in Retirement

4 Steps to Planning Your Financial Security in Retirement

As law enforcement officers and firefighters, we traditionally think about serving others in our official capacity.  Where we sometimes fall short is in our personal financial security and planning for our retirement. We work hard, play hard, and enjoy raising our...