Author: 1099 Advantage

The 1099 Advantage Plan is an innovative benefit program created exclusively for the real estate industry. The plan provides group benefits to your agents, independent contractors and employees - without medical exam or financial review.
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Real Estate Agents: How to Budget with an Irregular Income

Being a real estate agent can be one of the most gratifying career choices ever. Helping people find their dream homes while acting as a solopreneur provides the best of both worlds to those who appreciate independence while making a good living. One of the challenges to working as a real estate agent is learning […]

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Making Income Protection Part Of Financial Wellness

Are you financially well? Most people would answer yes if their take home pay was adequate and their current net worth was six figures or more. But financial wellness is much more than that. There are other factors besides income that are important too. According to the CFPB, financial well-being means “having financial security and […]

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How Company-Provided Disability Insurance Can Help When SSDI Falls Short

The government-funded Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program is a great idea that falls glaringly short of most people’s needs. If your family counts on your income or you have a physically demanding job, you should seriously consider purchasing a company-provided disability insurance policy. SSDI is usually used for long-term disability claims and covers issues […]

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How Independent Contractors Can Use Long Term Disability Insurance

Independent contractors are like workers in most other professions: They can become disabled and lose the opportunity to keep earning a living. In fact, the chances that you’ll become disabled have actually been studied and estimated by the Social Security Administration. They inform us that it is far more common that one may initially guess. […]

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