Monday, July 25, 2016

In June, I wrote this in a letter to the President:
"I did not vote for you. Either time. I have voted Republican for the entirety of my life. I proudly wore pins and planted banners displaying my Republican loyalty. I was very vocal in my opposition to you -- particularly the ACA. Before I briefly explain my story allow me to first say this: I am so very sorry. I was so very wrong.
"You saved my life. My President, you saved my life, and I am eternally grateful.
"I have a 'pre-existing condition' and so could never purchase health insurance. Only after the ACA came into being could I be covered. Put simply to not take up too much of your time if you are in fact taking the time to read this: I would not be alive without access to care I received due to your law. Thank you for serving me even when I didn't vote for you. Thank you for being my President."
The Affordable Care Act saved my life. I can now say, after several surgeries, that I'm in recovery from what was a serious autoimmune disease. Kicked it to the curb.
Before the Affordable Care Act, I was unable to pay for an incredibly expensive drug that helps to stabilize my condition. So, because I was too poor to pay thousands of dollars for medicine every few weeks, my hospital trips were emergency ones, to keep me from dying. There was absolutely no hope -- and I was quickly running out of money.
Like many fellow patients, I was stuck between paying what I couldn't afford and going without the health care I needed.
Then the President signed this bill. I was against it at first -- very against it. But with the Affordable Care Act, I was finally able to receive the quality of care that had eluded me for years. I was able to consult the top surgeon in my state for the particular surgery I needed. I was able to receive the stabilizing drug that was always hidden behind a doctor's apology: "I'm sorry, Mr. Brown, we have to take your financial considerations into account." I was able to stay at one of the best equipped hospitals in my state for as long as I needed, without having to worry about checking myself out early because of cost concerns. I had hope.
I saw things change after the Affordable Care Act. People who were denied treatment because of exorbitant cost, well, they started to get that treatment. The millions of people who were locked out of health insurance due to pre-existing conditions were finally able to seek medical counsel. Those who were denied access to medications could now take them.
America started to take care of her own.
In just a little bit, President Obama will take the stage to help celebrate Milwaukee's victory in the Healthy Communities Challenge and talk about the progress we've made on health care as a nation.
I'm proud to welcome him to Wisconsin.
Thank you,
Brent Brown
Mosinee, Wisconsin

Organizing for Action
Speak up in support of common-sense steps to address our country's gun violence epidemic.

Six ways to create a great 401(k) Plan. Click here. View on web.
How do you find a 401(k) Plan uniquely suited to your business?
Learn SIX ways to make your 401(k) Plan GREAT with this quick article, free for download, no forms to fill out.
Fisher Investments 401(k) Solutions was built to take small business 401(k) plans from good to GREAT. That’s why we offer every client an industry leading customizeable Service Level Guarantee in writing including:
  • Reduced 401(k) administrative burden — we'll keep you up to date on your investment strategy and plan performance, help you prepare an audit file, provide employee training and guidance, and more
  • Dedicated Retirement Counselor — a single point of contact that helps you with everything 401(k)
  • Employee Support Center is just one phone call away
No matter how you look at it, that’s BIG! And, it’s just the beginning.
Questions? Call us at 888-473-6269, plus check out our quick article 
on 6 ways to choose a 401(k) partner for your small business.

© 2016 Fisher Investments 
Investing in securities involves the risk of loss. 
Intended for use by sponsors of qualified 401(k) plans only. Not to be distributed to or used by plan participants in their individual capacities. 
This message has been sent consistent with the provisions of the CAN-SPAM Act. 
Fisher Investments 401(k) Solutions | 5525 NW Fisher Creek Drive | Camas, WA 98607
To remove yourself from future Fisher Investments 401(k) Solutions emails, click here 
To view Fisher Investments' Privacy Policy, click here
View this email in your browser 
You are receiving this email because of your relationship with Small Business Promos. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here.

Small Business Expo Strategic Capital Combo Art Small
We’re so glad to have attended the Small Business Expo. Thanks for letting some Midwestern boys crash the party for a few days. Any opportunity to talk about future successes within the small business community is a win for us, and we want you to feel like a winner too.

Do I Qualify?

Do I Qualify
It only takes 5 minutes to find the most favorable financing options. Find a financing solution today.
  • Merchant Cash Advances
  • Unsecured Business Lending
  • Secured Business Lending
  • Short Term Loans
  • Extended Term Loans
  • Revenue Based Financing
  • Business Lines Of Credit
  • A/R & Invoice Factoring
  • SBA 7(a) Loans
  • Consolidations | Strategic Refinancing
If you dropped your business card/contact info in our fishbowl, you were entered into a giveaway with a chance to receive 2 premium lower level tickets to a Yankees or Mets game (winner’s preference). The moment of truth has arrived.
The winner is…

Boris Bronshteyn at PartnurUp

Congratulations Boris, we’ve sent you an email directly and hope you and your +1 have an awesome time at the game!
- - -
Who is Strategic Capital?
Strategic Capital has completely revolutionized small business lending. We utilize the best technology to rapidly aggregate the most favorable financing options just minutes after submitting your application. In addition to being a direct funder, we also offer a wide array of financing solutions for your business through our partner network to ensure your expectations are met and that we can continue to help your business flourish throughout its entire growth cycle.
You can always learn more about us by visiting us online at
Warmest regards,
Strategic Capital Team

No comments:

Post a Comment