Posts by Ross Quade

Ross Quade has been a licensed insurance agent since 2008. State of Texas license #1702965. He has a Bachelor Degree in Psychology from University of Minnesota and minored in Applied Economics. He has been quoted in several online publications including Huffington Post, Young Startups and various financial blogs. Ross frequently writes about issues related to the insurance and finance industry.

Death is not a subject that people typically like to talk about, let alone think about. It’s one of those things that we all must face someday, though, which means planning a funeral. Not only can planning a funeral be difficult, especially with the emotional toll of losing a loved one, it can also be.. More

A growing number of older adults have made the decision to get older in the comfort of their own homes, rather than move to a new community or special care facility. As our loved ones grow older; however, they may find it difficult to take care of themselves. Things they once did easily on their.. More

The cost of dying is quite high. The average cost of a funeral is between $7,000 and $10,000. Some can cost less, but some can require much more. If you are a military veteran, some of your funeral costs are covered. Your family may be entitled to specific allowances or benefits to help offset the.. More

Many people feel the need to plan out and take care of their funeral and death expenses before they passed.  Some would even say this is part of our nature as we don’t want to inconvenience anybody else with our death. Doesn’t matter what your reason most people nowadays are wanting some say in their.. More

The estimated costs for a senior citizen or retired person to meet their standard of living requirements is about $40,000 to $44,000 a year by some estimates. Many people between the ages of 65 and 75 have to become semi-retired and return to the workforce. The salary for semi-retired or working seniors is barely $19,000.. More