Monthly Archives: February 2020

Today is World Rare Disease Day!

Global Genes

Today is World Rare Disease Day which aims to raise awareness for the 400 million people affected by one of the 7,000 rare diseases that exist today. It is very important to be aware of the many diseases that plague the world and we usually hear about the common diseases that can afflict any of […]

Have You Done Your Taxes Yet?

Brett Porter

This year, the cases for tax scams are expected to increase with every week that taxes are not filed. The more time you provide scammers to file your tax return for you, the more chance you have of not receiving it yourself. While we do not want to induce anxiety, we want you to be […]

Resource for vetting Contractors

Roof repair

When it comes to finding a contractor to hire, it can be overwhelming to know if you have found a trustworthy person. Everything may look good on paper and the person may sound professional and genuine over the phone, but how can you really know if they are the right person to trust? The Department […]

Are They Certified?

Roof repair

Last week we spoke about the arrests of over 100 people in Tampa, FL, for performing unlicensed contractor work. These individuals were advertising professional services to unsuspecting homeowners who needed affordable repair. The sting operation performed by the state of Florida was not the first, in hopes of catching unlicensed criminals. Law enforcement pursuits against […]

Do not get scammed by IRS impersonators—Visit Brett Porter for your tax needs!

Brett Porter

Every year, IRS impersonators find ways to trick people into providing personal information whether it is in person, over the phone or through email. Don’t get scammed! Know the facts: The IRS will contact you through mail before reaching out in another way for overdue taxes The IRS will not demand immediate payment or threaten […]

Have You Done Your Taxes Yet?

Brett Porter

This year, the cases for tax scams are expected to increase with every week that taxes are not filed. The more time you provide scammers to file your tax return for you, the more chance you have of not receiving it yourself. While we do not want to induce anxiety, we want you to be […]

Take Advantage of our special discount with SavOn Global Meds!

Savon Global Meds

For a limited time, members of OurSeniors.net will be receiving a special discount with SavOn Global Meds. All you need to do is call 561-250-8251 to get your special quote when you provide your membership ID. This means you would be receiving a discount on the already low prices they provide for popular prescription medications. […]

Aging African Americans

Nurse assisted senior with walker

Did you know that African American seniors are living longer? The death rate of African- American adults aged 65 and older has dropped 25% in the past 17 years. Death rate disparities are narrowing between African Americans and Anglo-Saxon Americans, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). However, the death rate for […]