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Will the AHCA Pass?
  • July 25th, 2017
  • Written By: Michael

From what it looks like the AHCA (American Healthcare act) will pass today. and many are left wondering how will this affect me? The answer to that questions is short and simple, It won’t. All the vote today in congress will do is open the bill to amendments and debate. Just because this vote will […]

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Uprates!! Uprates!! Uprates!!
  • May 18th, 2017
  • Written By: Michael

Uprates!! Uprates!! Uprates!! I was sitting in a meeting this week and learned that multiple companies have applied and been given the green light by the to department of insurance to uprate all their policies. So if you are insured with Geico, State Farm, Safeco, Or Farmers it may be time to reevaluate your policies. […]

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Report your Uber or Lyft income correctly
  • January 7th, 2017
  • Written By: Michael

Do you drive for Uber or Lyft and are wondering “how do I report this on my taxes?” or “I made to much money driving, the IRS is gonna screw me!” Do not worry my rideshare driving friend; Palmer Income Tax is here to help. Sense the beginning of Uber and Lyft we have been […]

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Do you drive for Uber or Lyft?
  • November 21st, 2016
  • Written By: Michael

Do you drive for Uber or Lyft? It is a great way to make some extra cash and to be honest, I feel it is the way of the future. But did you know that you are only insured when you have a fare in the car? Driving to and from the job you are […]

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Open Enrollment Has Begun!!
  • November 3rd, 2016
  • Written By: Michael

Open enrollment for Covered California has begun! This year like all the years past there are some changes in price and procedure that are best explained by an agent. Not only on new policies but also on renewals. here are some tips on what you have to know to navigate the confusing process that is […]

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What you can learn from the Kim Kardashian Robbery
  • October 4th, 2016
  • Written By: Michael

Yesterday it was reported that Kim Kardashianwas robbed at gunpoint and the thieves made off with 10,000,000 in jewelry. I’m sure that this was a horrifically terrifying event for her but it brings up an interesting question that most people do not think much about. Are your valuables covered the way they should be? I […]

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Earthquake Warning in CA
  • October 3rd, 2016
  • Written By: Michael

This week the State of CA issued a Heightened earthquake alert. What does this mean? well it means that due to a number of smaller Earthquakes recorded near the Sultan Sea. There has been a conclusion that there is a much higher chance of a larger earthquake. just wanted to inform and remind everyone that […]

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Uninsured motorist, the most confusing Auto Insurance Coverage
  • September 28th, 2016
  • Written By: Michael

I often get questions from my clients to explain what uninsured motorist coverage is. Many would think that the explanation is in the name, but this is not 100% correct. Although yes, it does cover you in case of being hit by an Uninsured driver there are stipulations and exceptions to this coverage. First off, […]

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How To Get The Best Rates For Young Drivers
  • August 30th, 2016
  • Written By: Michael

It’s the scariest day of your life. Your child has turned 16 and it going to the DMV to take their drivers test. Aside from the utter terror you feel knowing your child is going to be on the roads, you call your insurance agent and they tell you that monthly payment for the insurance […]

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How the Covered California Rate Increase May Affect You
  • August 9th, 2016
  • Written By: Michael

How the Covered California Rate Increase May Affect You   There has been lots of news lately about the Rate Increase taking place in 2017 with regards to Covered California (Obamacare). Unfortunately, these uprates are going to hit consumers harder than many are expecting. Covered California has announced an average of 14% increase to rates […]