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Tim Thompson
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Attended Colorado State University
Lives in San Diego, CA
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Health Insurance Rate Are Going UP. What Can You Do About IT?
Find out here:
The new 2017 Rate increases for California are in. Be prepared for large premium hikes throughout the state. Learn what steps to take to minimize the impact
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See how to download your 1095 Form from #CoveredCalifornia.
The 1095 form tells the IRS you had health insurance. When it will arrive depends on how you receive your medical insurance in California. More details...
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#OpenEnrollment starts next week in California.  Learn what the 2016 plans look like.  There are changes!!
You can't pick an Obamacare health plan unless you know what benefits you're getting. We describe the plans, compare the plans, and give recommendations about what situation each plan is a good fit for.
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California now has a single source for the best maternity insurance programs.  See the updated 2015 analysis to determine what plan you need for your pregnancy.
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Learn how to use the most common #qualifyingevents  to get #healthinsurance  .  
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Is your grandfathered #healthinsurance  plan too expensive?
At some point all grandfathered health insurance plans become expensive. Learn what David Allen did in this case study. See how to decide what you should do.
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Think you might qualify for subsidized #healthinsurance  ? Find out how much #subidy  you qualify for.  
This is the best California subsidy table that exists!!
We get a lot of questions about Health care reform subsidies. We'll cover the details so you know if you qualify, how much, and what to look out for.
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Check out the first edition of the SPF Mashup!
We'll share the noteworthy changes that are coming to #CaliforniaHealthInsurance.  Be the first to know "What You Need To Know About Health Insurance Changes In California".

Say what you like (or disliked) in the comments below!
From caps on prescription costs to additional preventive care. These are the changes coming in California medical insurance, and you need to know this.
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Did you lose your health benefits from your Job?  Find out why #COBRA might be the worse choice.
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Test Your New Obamacare Health Insurance Plan Before It's Too Late

If you think you got a good plan, here's how to test it.  If you wait till April, then you're stuck in the plan until 2015.
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  • SPF Insurance Services
    Benefits Advisor, President, present
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San Diego, CA
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San Diego, CA 92128
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"Leading you through the health insurance maze"
Introduction
Founder of SPF Insurance Services.  

As a type 1 diabetic I had to learn how to get health insurance for myself and family.  The information was not readily available in the 2001 time frame when I decided to start my own business.  So I call ed every health insurance company and a bunch of insurance brokers and agencies until I figured out how to get coverage.

My primary profession was as a financial planner, and early on I realized that many of my clients had the wrong kind of health insurance and life insurance, so I began adding those to my practice.  I've always been a fan of independence, so I work with all the major health insurance companies in California.  

A great deal of our clients are self employed, divorced, or have pre-existing conditions that make getting insurance tough, and we also work with small businesses to help them get affordable health insurance for their employees.

At SPF Insurance we are your premier health insurance agency in San Diego. Whether you need affordable family or group health insurance quotes, or even term life insurance we can help.

I am a published expert in the health insurance industry and write about health care topics that don't have simple answers.  Articles usually cover information you won't find anywhere else on the web, and include fact-based analysis of plans, methods, and recommendations.  I have special interests in maternity insurance, and people with Pre-Existing Conditions.
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  • Colorado State University
    BSEE, Math, Computer Science
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My Grandfathered Health Insurance Plan Is Too Expensive
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SPF Insurance is 1 in a million. The service is great, and nobody knows as much as Tim. He answers every question you have and makes sure yo

When Will My 1095 Form Arrive For My Tax Returns - Best San Diego Health...
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Health Care Reform Subsidies - Explained In Layman's Terms
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The SPF Mashup for May 2015 - What You Need To Know About Health Insuran...
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Best California Maternity Insurance After Obamacare | Best San Diego Hea...
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3 Easiest Qualifying Life Events To Change Your Health Insurance | Best ...
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Obamacare Health Plans in California - Benefit Details | Best San Diego ...
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You can't pick an Obamacare health plan unless you know what benefits you're getting. We describe the plans, compare the plans, and give rec

Can I Get Health Insurance After Open Enrollment?
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Open Enrollment closes on 3/31/14! Is it possible to sign up for health insurance after that deadline? Find out what the open enrollment exc

Test Your New Obamacare Health Insurance Plan Before It's Too Late
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Did you choose a good Obamacare health insurance plan? If not, you have til March 15, 2014 to switch to a better plan. Learn how to test you

Covered CA Cancelled Your Health Plan
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Covered CA cancelled your health plan, not the ACA. Was it because it offered "poor coverage?", or was it just a money grab. See the compari

UnitedHealthcare Leaving California - See The Replacement Plans Here
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The announcement of UnitedHealthcare leaving California means 8,000 people need to know the best replacement health insurance plans. Get tha

Aetna Health Insurance Leaving California - Recommended Replacement Plans
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Aetna Health Insurance announced they would leave California's marketplace. Here are our recommended health plan replacements for each Aetna

Health Care Reform - Busting The 3 Biggest Myths Of ObamaCare
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Discover what the government won't tell you about Health Care Reform (ObamaCare). These 3 myths will cause a lot of trouble for those that a

Health Insurance Rate Increases Are A Tsunami!
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Many people are stunned by health insurance rate increases they just received. We cover what happened, why, and offer solutions. California

Health Insurance Rate Increases - What To Do About Grandfathered Plans?
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If you've had the same health insurance plan for years you are in a grandfathered health plan. With today's large rate increases what should

Best Maternity Insurance California Plans Updated! - See New Top 5
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It's a new year, 2013, and the best Maternity Insurance California plans have changed! New rates, new plans, dropped plans. See which plans

How To Get California Baby Health Insurance|For Baby California
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Get health insurance for a new baby in California. See 7 key factors & strategies to ensure you get the best California baby health insuranc

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I originally started seeing Michael because I had partially torn the rotator cuff in my right shoulder. After one session I could feel and see the improvement in range of motion. I continued to see Michael for a period of time and he helped correct a couple of other structural issues as well. Now I visit him every few months for a tweak here and there. Definitely worth the time and anguish to get the results Michael's rolfing skills gave me. He's the one!
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Rick came out to the house and cleaned the carpets in all the rooms of the house. The key was that we have tile and hardwood floors throughout, except for each bedroom, a loft, and a separate retreat area. Rick moved all the furniture as he was cleaning, and then put it all back in place. Then he cleaned up the time and hardwood floors where the hoses had been. He was able to get out some minor stains that we had in the loft area. Great job, great prices, great results!
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Darren at Astart came to my office and set up our computers to automatically backup and then configured them to perform faster. He got rid of a bunch of junk that was clogging things up. Especially the virus scanner we had used, which he showed was slowing down our internet experience. He installed his preferred virus scanner and showed us the difference in speed. A while later, I called with a problem that was starting to cause 1 computer to slow down, and Darren took control of the computer remotely, and got everything fixed. That was so cool! Great company, great pricing, especially on the monthly maintenance plan. No business should be without Astart.
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I've always liked the food at Mimi's. The salads are my favorite. They're plenty big enough to be a meal, and each is packed with great produce. You can't go wrong. I especially like the honey bran muffin they serve. I treat it like dessert.
Food: Very GoodDecor: Very GoodService: Excellent
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Pete and Farmers have always been able to give me the best protection and the best pricing. He takes care of all the details and and gets things done. I've recommended him to others and they have all thanked me for telling them about Pete.
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reviewed 3 years ago
We're regulars at this location. The service is always great, even when they are busy. The thing that always amazes me about Pho Ca Dao is that your glass will never be empty, because someone stops by the table every 5 minutes to refill the glasses. My wife loves their bowls, and my favorite is the grilled chicken and rise platter. We always take friends here, and everybody has a great time. Keep up the great job.
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