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        How Are Insureds                                 APOA UPdAte

        Saving Money                                     From The Director

        On Medical                                       Of Property Management

        Insurance?                                       By Laurie Boaz, LCAM,                             barbeques. Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium will hold their annual
                                                                                                           Mega Bash on July 3 and 4. Both nights include a mega kid’s
                                                         Abacoa POA
                                                            It’s July and summer is                        area, minor league baseball and of course post-game fireworks.
        By Anne Gambino                                  here. Hope you are enjoying                       Join in the festivities and enjoy the entertainment. In the United
           There has been a                              some summer fun and staying                       States, the third Sunday in July is National Ice Cream Day.
        lot of discussion lately                         dry. With the wettest month of                    This day is a celebration enjoyed with your favorite flavor
        on the unaffordability                           the year, June, behind us, we                     of ice cream. July 29 is National Lasagna Day and dedicated
        of medical plans that                            look forward to sunny days to                     to appreciating lasagna. July is also National Picnic Month.
        are offered through the                          appreciate outdoor activities.                    Celebrate by planning a picnic, pack some food and head out
        exchange for those who                              Summer is a busy time                          to your favorite outdoor spot and enjoy a meal with family and
        do not qualify for a                             for Abacoa POA; we have                           friends.
        subsidy. The  out-of-                            begun to prepare the proposed                        Jupiter Police Department encourages that we all continue
        pocket expense for                               2019 annual budget, to be approved in September. The annual   to stress awareness of suspicious persons or activities in our
        premiums and high                                pressure cleaning of common area curbing and sidewalks is now   neighborhoods and to call the department when in doubt. If
        deductibles have made                            in progress. We continue the monthly scheduled maintenance   you see something, say something. Contact the Jupiter Police
        some insureds throw up                           of the common areas within Abacoa as well. We appreciate all   nonemergency number, (561) 799-4445, to report these incidents.
        their hands and walk                             the communities and businesses who continue to do their part   Of course, if there is an emergency, dial 911.
        away from coverage                               in keeping your properties looking attractive. Take a moment to      Make sure to lock your vehicle doors and close garage
        altogether. This prompted an immediate response from   review your properties for necessary cleanup or improvements   doors. The majority of recent thefts from motor vehicles
        the insurance industry which in turn started issuing   that will enhance the overall aesthetics of the community. Your   were from unlocked cars. It is important to remove valuables
        Limited Benefit Medical Plans. What exactly are these   contributions help keep Abacoa a premiere place to live, work   from your vehicles.
        plans though and what do they cover?             and play!                                            Should you have any suggestions or concerns, we are here
           Limited Benefit Medical Plans are not a          July holidays and observances include, July Fourth   to assist. Contact us at (561) 624-7788 or PropertyManager@
        comprehensive major medical plan, nor are they   which is Independence Day. This is a federal holiday which
        intended to replace a major medical plan.  The   commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence      “May we think of freedom, not as the right to do as we please,
        plan is intended to provide you, and your covered   on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from Great Britain.   but as the opportunity to do what is right.” – Peter Marshall
        dependents, with basic insurance coverage that is   Ceremonies take place along with fireworks, parades and
        capped at specific amounts for specific services. On
        most occasions these plans also have no deductibles                 Abacoa POA Meeting Notices
        and very small copay out-of-pocket for doctor visits.
        A traditional Limited Benefit Plan would give the      Official notification is posted via the bulletin board outside the Abacoa POA office as well as the www.Abacoa.
        insured a certain amount of money towards each     com Web site. Members may now download Abacoa POA agendas and minutes from our Web site.
        doctor visit, wellness visits, diagnostic testing, a daily
        hospital and surgical benefit, both in and outpatient,   Notice of Monthly Abacoa POA Board Meeting –  No Board meeting in July
        emergency room benefit and even accidental benefits.      Notice of Monthly Abacoa POA Community Architect (CAC) Meeting – Fourth Tuesday – See agenda for
        These  plans  seem  to  work  out  extremely  well  for   posted time.
        anyone who is in well health and would not need    **All Abacoa POA meetings to be held at the offices of the Abacoa POA, 1200 University Blvd., Suite 102 unless
        unlimited amounts of coverage. Most people that    otherwise posted. All agendas, as well as approved minutes, will be available at
        choose this plan cannot afford traditional medical
        coverage but still want protection and availability to      Articles herein are the creation of the individual writers, and do not express the opinion of the APOA. By printing an
        their doctors. They also do not want to pay their high   article herein, the APOA is not endorsing the writer, the article’s content, or any business referred to therein. The APOA
        deductibles before receiving care for such things as   will not be responsible for errors contained in, or related to, articles.
        outpatient surgeries, etc. They are worth looking into
        for some as long as the insured chooses the proper
        plan.                                                                 Deadline for the next Abacoa newspaper
           If you would like any further information on how
        these plans can help you, or a free quote, please call                           is the 11th of the month.
        the offices of Strategic Insurance at (800) 293-8963,        Submit articles/pictures to
        Ext. 2.

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