What is a Health Reimbursement Account?

On October 4, 2016 By Tevis   

A Health Reimbursement Account (HRA), also called as Health Reimbursement Arrangement, is a plan funded by employers which is used to reimburse employees for medical expenses outside the coverage company’s insurance plan. Employees are then given the capacity to take … Continue reading

EpiPens Price Rose by 500% in 9 Years, Affects Californians

On September 27, 2016 By Tevis   

Price of the standard package of EpiPens has gone from $100 in the year 2007 to over $600 today, exhibiting a 500 percent increase within just nine years. This is very alarming because EpiPens can be life saving in grave … Continue reading

Not Understanding How to Get Health Insurance: A Barrier to Getting Coverage

On April 28, 2016 By Tevis   

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) of 2010 has allowed millions of Californians to purchase medical insurance through the online marketplace exchange or through Medi-Cal. Many Californians have been able to get insured. But even with the ACA, there are still … Continue reading


Vacation Time

On March 8, 2016 By Tevis   

Follow Us On Youtube Jack and Jill needed a vacation. It had been a long year for both of them. So they left the kids behind and headed to a sunny destination. They didn’t want to just sip mai tais … Continue reading

Coding Chaos

Coding Chaos

On February 2, 2016 By Tevis   

Follow us on Youtube Jill’s daughter was turning 10 and Jill kept having the same, scary dream. She was hosting a birthday party for her child’s 12 closest friends, and the day of, more than 60 crazy kids showed up. … Continue reading

New Year, New Problems

New Year, New Problems

On November 3, 2015 By Tevis   

Follow Us On Youtube Change happens. And change can hit the fan. Jack’s company recently switched dental, vision, and medical carriers. His company also renewed their benefits at an earlier time this year. And on top of that, his whole … Continue reading

Dialing in Your Dental Costs

Dialing In Your Dental Costs

On October 20, 2015 By Tevis   

Follow Us On Youtube Jack wasn’t born perfect. As a handyman, he’s more like Spongebob than Bob Vila. His vision prefers a size 24 font. And if it wasn’t for his navigation system, he may not find his way home. … Continue reading


Jill Has A Baby

On August 6, 2015 By Tevis   

Follow Us On YouTube Doing something your self can be rewarding and well worth the effort. On the other hand, trying to do something your self can be very, well…trying. Ask Jill. After she delivered her newborn, Jill’s OB/GYN ordered … Continue reading


Jack and Jill’s Surprise

On June 17, 2015 By Tevis   

Follow Us On YouTube In life, some surprises are welcome and wonderful. Like an unexpected compliment from a stranger. Or an onion ring mixed in with your French fries. Other surprises aren’t so fun. Like a check engine light. Or … Continue reading


Jack Gets Smart, Goes Urgent

On June 1, 2015 By Tevis   

Follow Us On YouTube Less than five minutes after turning on the big game and melting into the sofa, Jack heard a crashing commotion of kids from outside. Normally this wouldn’t bother him but it sounded pretty bad. So he … Continue reading