3 Things to Consider Before Retirement

couple-taking-selfie

April 11, 2016

Retirement doesn’t work like it used to. In fact, your own retirement might look nothing like your grandparents’ or even like your parents’. There are entirely new challenges and solutions to consider, including these three things: Are you prepared for rising healthcare prices? The prices of healthcare have been rising, and as individuals reach retirement age,… Read more »

5 Things You Must Do to Be a Financially Prepared Newlywed

newlywed-photo

April 8, 2016

It’s that time of year—you know, when your Facebook newsfeed is full of exciting proposals, engagement announcements and wedding photos. If you’re embarking on the exciting journey of getting married, you’re likely preparing in every way you can for the wedding, and then, for being a newlywed. As a soon-to-be newlywed, what kind of financial… Read more »

Applying for Health Insurance Without an SSN

itin

March 29, 2016

If you don’t have a social security number, but need health insurance, you’re probably asking yourself, What now? Before you panic that you’ll have to go without insurance, rest easy: Most policies outside of the marketplace don’t require an SSN, and on top of that, Latorre Insurance is skilled at providing policies for clients just… Read more »

How Well Do You Really Know the Traffic Signs?

driver-license-image

March 23, 2016

Whether you’re preparing to get your first North Carolina license or have been driving for years, remembering what each and every one of the signs means can be over-whelming. Sure, you know “STOP”, but not all of them are as obvious. Test yourself to see how sign savvy you really are. Without scrolling to see the… Read more »

Still Need Health Insurance? Special Enrollment Periods & More

newborn-baby-in-hat

February 23, 2016

Did you tie the knot? Did you welcome a baby to your family? Congratulations! Your life is changing in so many amazing ways, and with a growing to-do list, it can be hard to keep up with everything. If you are still in need of health insurance or your needs have changed, you might be in luck…. Read more »

INFOGRAPHIC: Safety Tips for Icy Roads

January 21, 2016

Meteorologists are calling for ice and snow in the Carolinas this weekend. You’ve stocked up on bread and milk, but are you prepared for the icy road conditions? We’ve created an infographic below with four of the most important things to remember before getting behind the wheel on an icy day. Click on the image below… Read more »

3 Advantages of Buying from an Independent Insurance Broker

January 19, 2016

When it comes to buying insurance, you have two options: You can either buy directly from an insurance company, or you can contact an independent insurance broker, like Latorre Insurance. We, of course, believe that buying insurance from a broker is the best option, as it’s more affordable and more personal. Here are some of… Read more »

Term vs. Life Insurance

life-insurance-graphic

January 13, 2016

Have you had a conversation about life insurance with your family yet? If so, are you contemplating which plan is best for you: term or permanent? If you answered yes to either of these questions, here’s some information that you might find beneficial as you begin exploring your options: Definitions Term Life Insurance: Term life… Read more »

Do I Need Life Insurance?

paper family standing under umbrella

January 6, 2016

It’s often the little things in life that make all the difference down the road, and let’s be honest, with our busy schedules and day-to-day responsibilities, these seemingly “little things” can be easy to forget. Unfortunately, for many, life insurance is one of those things that often goes forgotten or overlooked. Many believe that they… Read more »

Top 10 Most Popular New Year’s Resolutions

December 31, 2015

The year has come to an end, and it’s time to wrap up 2015. 2016 stands before us, a fresh start. That said, it’s also time to create our New Year’s resolutions. Need help coming up with yours? Here are the 10 most popular New Year’s resolutions! 1. Lose Weight/Get Fit: As the holiday season… Read more »