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Disability and Health Insurance- How does it all work when the worst happens?

By Nicci Troiani | January 24, 2014

Becoming critically ill or injured is not something anyone wants to plan for. On top of worrying about your own health, you shouldn’t have to add the stress of finances to the mix. Preparing for just this instance will prevent you from a financial disaster if illness strikes and you’re out of work. Health Insurance Your…

Why Life Insurance Can't Wait

By Nicci Troiani | January 21, 2014

Life insurance is easy to put off. All of us at IGO see the value in doing what we do because we have been affected in some way.  Years ago one of my good friends, (I will call Kimberly), lost her husband at a young age of a heart attack, a very healthy young man.…

Employee Feature – Beth Morse

By Nicci Troiani | January 9, 2014

Beth was born and raised in San Diego and moved to Missouri in 1999. She has lived in Nixa since 2003, where she has planted firm roots. She is the mother of a teenage son who attends Nixa High School.  Beth and her son are lovers of the members of the feline persuasion and have…

6 Key Dates to Watch out for in 2014

By Nicci Troiani | December 31, 2013

CBS posted this article today you might want to keep handy “6 Key Obamacare dates to watch for in 2014” http://www.cbsnews.com/news/6-key-obamacare-dates-to-watch-for-in-2014/   Oh.. and.. Happy New Year everyone! Have a safe and happy holiday- from the Insurance Group of the Ozarks Team!  

Happy Holidays!

By Nicci Troiani | December 23, 2013

    The team at Insurance Group of the Ozarks wants to wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!  Have a great holiday season! Holiday Hours:We will be closed as of noon on 12/24 and we will reopen at 9 am on 1/2/2014. — The Insurance Group of the Ozarks Team!

Infographic: Health Insurance

By Nicci Troiani | December 5, 2013

Health Insurance can be confusing- we get it! Here’s a fantastic infographic from AmeriHealth New Jersey that breaks down some common questions! Here’s the full link if you need to see it larger: http://infographicworld.com/amerihealth-infographic-a-visual-glossary-to-health-insurance/    

Healthcare Reform and Cancellations

By Nicci Troiani | November 13, 2013

Health plans are sending hundreds of thousands of cancellation letters to people who buy their own coverage, and many Americans are now concerned about their health care plans getting cancelled.  Some are frustrated because they want to keep what they have and  others are being forced  to buy more costly policies. This leaves many consumers…

Updates on Healthcare.gov

By Nicci Troiani | November 6, 2013

We have many clients affected by the new Healthcare.gov plans- so we want to include updates on our site as we hear them. This week Healthcare.gov announced that they would be scheduling down times of the website, to try to make improvements. Here’s what you need to know: From 1 am to 5 pm EST…

Employee Feature- Leah Callahan

By Nicci Troiani | October 29, 2013

In May of 2001, Leah completed her undergraduate studies with a B.A. in Mass Communications and Sociology at Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, AR. Her education and passion for all forms of communication, including newswriting, marketing and advertising, has been a building block in all of her professional careers, beginning in Law Enforcement and now,…

Insurance Group of the Ozarks- Ribbon Cutting

By Nicci Troiani | October 25, 2013

  Our ribbon cutting on Wednesday was a success! We had a great amount of customers and chamber members come join us to celebrate. Formerly known as The Ozarks Financial Group,we debuted our new brand as Insurance Group of the Ozarks on October 23rd at 11:30 at the ribbon cutting. The ribbon cutting ceremony wass…

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