NEW for 2020: Guaranteed Issue Whole Life Insurance
for current Bar members and staff who enroll for 01/01/2020!!
Contact Brady Haupt at 716-276-1192 for more information.

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Since 1936, BlueCross BlueShield has helped millions of people live healthier lives. Today, it is the most recognized health brand in the country, trusted by more Americans than any other. Whether you're considering BlueCross BlueShield plans or are already a valued member, BlueCross BlueShield is here to guide you with a level of care and service you deserve.

Platinum Classic (Formerly Named Platinum Standard)
Platinum PPO Plus (Formerly Named Platinum PPO 843)
Platinum POS Plus (Previously Named Platinum HMO 110 Plus)
Gold Classic (Previously Named Gold Standard)
Silver PPO 8100 HDHP
Silver POS 8100 HDHP
Bronze POS 8000 EX ( Previously Named Bronze POS 8100 EX HDHP)

Existing Members: please log in and elect your benefits plan on the portal by clicking the for registered user button.

New Members: when you are ready to apply for coverage under a specific plan, please download the appropriate form below, complete and email it to Christine Clapp, Plan Director, at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com or via fax at (716) 862-0348.

Employer Group Enrollment Form for Societies
Census Form

Headquartered in Buffalo, New York, Independent Health is a not-for-profit health plan that continually aims to provide its community with innovative health-related products and services, which enable affordable access to quality health care. Its award-winning customer service, dedication to quality health care and unmatched relationships with physicians and providers has allowed Independent Health to be consistently recognized as one of the highest-ranked health insurance plans in the nation.

FlexFit Platinum
iDirect Gold Copay
iDirect Silver Copay HSAQ
iDirect Silver Standard
iDirect Bronze Coinsurance HSAQ

Existing Members: please log in and elect your benefits plan on the portal by clicking the for registered user button.

New Members: when you are ready to apply for coverage under a specific plan, please download the appropriate form below, complete it and email it to Christine Clapp, Plan Director, at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com or via fax at (716) 862-0348.

Census Form

Since 1936, BlueCross BlueShield has helped millions of people live healthier lives. Today, it is the most recognized health brand in the country, trusted by more Americans than any other. Whether you're considering BlueCross BlueShield plans or are already a valued member, BlueCross BlueShield is here to guide you with a level of care and service you deserve.

Platinum Classic (Formerly Named Platinum Standard)
Platinum PPO Plus (Formerly Named Platinum PPO 843)
Platinum POS Plus (Previously Named Platinum HMO 110 Plus)
Gold Classic (Previously Named Gold Standard )
Silver PPO 8100
Silver POS 8100 HDHP
Bronze POS 8000 EX ( Previously Named Bronze POS 8100 EX HDHP)

Existing Members: please log in and elect your benefits plan on the portal by clicking the for registered user button.

New Groups: when you are ready to apply for coverage under a specific plan, please download the appropriate form below, complete and email it to Christine Clapp, Plan Director, at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com or via fax at (716) 862-0348.

Employer Group Enrollment Form for Societies
Census Form

Headquartered in Buffalo, New York, Independent Health is a not-for-profit health plan that continually aims to provide its community with innovative health-related products and services, which enable affordable access to quality health care. Its award-winning customer service, dedication to quality health care and unmatched relationships with physicians and providers has allowed Independent Health to be consistently recognized as one of the highest-ranked health insurance plans in the nation.

Passport Plan Local Platinum
FlexFit Platinum
iDirect Gold Copay
iDirect Silver Coinsurance HSAQ
iDirect Silver Copay HSAQ
iDirect Bronze HSAQ

New Groups: when you are ready to apply for coverage under a specific plan, please download the appropriate form below, complete it and email it to Christine Clapp, Plan Director, at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com or via fax at (716) 862-0348.

Group Certification Form
Census Form

Existing Members: please log in and elect your benefits plan on the portal by clicking the for registered user button.

Since 1936, BlueCross BlueShield has helped millions of people live healthier lives. Today, it is the most recognized health brand in the country, trusted by more Americans than any other. Whether you're considering BlueCross BlueShield plans or are already a valued member, BlueCross BlueShield is here to guide you with a level of care and service you deserve.

BlueSaver HMO
Senior Blue HMO Select
Senior Blue HMO 651 Part D
Forever Blue PPO Value
Forever Blue PPO 751
Forever Blue Medicare PPO 799 Standard/Low
Senior Blue HMO 699 Custom
Forever Blue PPO 799 Custom
Forever Blue Medicare PPO 799 OOA (Non NY Residents)

When you are ready to apply for coverage under a specific plan, please download the form below, complete and email it to Christine Clapp, Plan Director, at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com or via fax at (716) 862-0348.

Bar Association of Erie County Application HMO 699, 799 CUSTOM,799 LOW
Forever Blue PPO Value; Senior Blue Select, Senior Blue HMO 651, Forever Blue PPO 751
Bar Association of Erie County Application WNY 799 OAA (Non-NY Residents)

Headquartered in Buffalo, New York, Independent Health is a not-for-profit health plan that continually aims to provide its community with innovative health-related products and services, which enable affordable access to quality health care. Its award-winning customer service, dedication to quality health care and unmatched relationships with physicians and providers has allowed Independent Health to be consistently recognized as one of the highest-ranked health insurance plans in the nation.

Medicare Passport PPO Prime
Encompass E
Medicare Passport PPO Standard

When you are ready to apply for coverage under a specific plan, please download the form below, complete and email it to Christine Clapp, Plan Director, at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com or via fax at (716) 862-0348.

Independent Health Medicare Advantage Group Application

Unum Guaranteed Issue Whole Life Insurance

Many people carry a basic term life plan, but it may expire before you need it most. Unum Life Insurance offers multiple forms of permanent coverage to suit your stages of life needs and provides lifetime protection without any medical underwriting. Contact Brady Haupt at 716-276-1192 for more information.

Learn More

Group Hospital Indemnity (AFLAC)

You don’t want to be caught unprepared in a medical emergency and have to rely on your family’s savings to cover the extra expenses you may face. Supplemental hospital indemnity insurance provides financial help to enhance your current coverage, help cover those expenses and protect your savings. 

Hospital Indemnity Low Option   Hospital Indemnity High Option

Dental Insurance (MetLife)

Dental insurance is an important part of managing your overall health and creating a personal safety net. MetLife and its affiliate are committed to providing access to group dental plans that help you live healthier and save.

Learn More   Provider Locator

If you are a current subscriber through the Bar Association, please enter the Member Portal to select your dental plan for 2020. First time users should use the link above to establish a username and password.

New Groups:
New group documents should be returned to Christine Clapp at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com, or faxed to her at 716-862-0348.

Application

Vision Insurance (MetLife)

Regular visits to eye professionals do more than just protect your eyesight, they can help protect your overall health. That's why yearly exams are important, even if you don't wear glasses or contacts. And when you have vision coverage, you're more likely to go for an exam. MetLife Vision can help provide the savings you need to protect the eyesight and health of every member of your family. 

Learn More

If you are a current subscriber through the Bar Association, please enter the Member Portal to select your vision plan for 2020. First time users should use the link above to establish a username and password.

New Groups:
New group documents should be returned to Christine Clapp at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com, or faxed to her at 716-862-0348.

Application

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LifeLock

With LifeLock, a leader in identity theft protection, you will enjoy exclusive members-only protection services, including proprietary identity monitoring with technology that scans a trillion data points a day looking for many kinds of threats that can lead to identity theft.  LifeLock alerts you to identity threats, and if there’s a problem, a dedicated Identity Restoration Specialist will immediately get on the case and work with you to help fix it. If needed, LifeLock will even spend up to $1 million on lawyers and experts to help restore your identity—guaranteed.

Learn More

Group Accident Insurance (AFLAC)

If you’re like most people, you don’t budget for accidents. An accident insurance plan provides benefits to help cover the costs associated with unexpected bills. When a covered accident occurs, Aflac’s Group Accident Insurance pays benefits – regardless of any other insurance you have – for charges such as the ambulance ride; use of the emergency room; surgery and anesthesia; stitches; casts; wheelchairs; crutches and bandages.

Learn More

Group Critical Illness Insurance (AFLAC)

Aflac’s critical illness insurance helps with the treatment costs of life-changing illnesses and health events so you can stay focused on recuperation, and it pays cash for those costs not covered by your major medical insurance.

Learn More

Liberty Mutual

Since 1912, Liberty Mutual has been committed to providing broad, useful and competitively priced insurance products and services to meet customers’ ever-changing needs. Liberty Mutual offers a wide range of insurance products and services, including personal auto; critical illness; accident; hospital indemnity and more. Liberty Mutual is a trusted brand with customizable coverage; it has grown into the third largest property and casualty insurer in the United States.

Learn More

Bristol West Auto Discount

Bristol West is a member of the Farmers Insurance Group of Companies, one of the largest property and casualty insurer groups in the United States. Bristol West offers a range of automobile insurance coverage at competitive prices with responsive customer service, and should the need arise, claims professionals. Bristol West focuses on delivering high-quality and responsive service to customers through product innovation and a broad array of systems to support customers, agents and brokers.

Learn More

Toggle Renters Insurance Discount

Backed by Farmers Insurance, Toggle provides a modern, digital, fully customizable renters insurance subscription designed to meet the unique needs and budget of today’s renter.

Learn More

Pet Insurance (VPI Nationwide)

With Pet Benefit Solutions, the only company that offers pet savings plans that complement or replace pet insurance, you will save on all your pet’s medical and wellness needs, including vet visits, prescriptions, preventives and more.

Learn More

Shipt Same Day Grocery Delivery Service

Shipt is a membership-based online marketplace, enabling same-day delivery of groceries and household essentials. Perfect for busy individuals or families who want the convenience of groceries delivered in as little as one-hour from the stores they love, including Target, with free delivery for all orders over $35. Shipt is available in 220+ cities across the U.S. Special offer: sign up through BenefitPlace and get a Shipt membership for only $49 + three weeks free—a savings of $50!

Learn More

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield is part of a family of companies that finances and delivers vital health care services to about 1.6 million people across upstate New York. Excellus BCBS provides access to high-quality, affordable health coverage, including valuable health-related resources that our members use every day, such as cost-saving prescription drug discounts and wellness tracking tools. Excellus BCBS is a nonprofit independent licensee of the BlueCross BlueShield Association.

Platinum Select
Platinum Standard
Gold Select
Silver Select HDHP
Bronze Select

Existing Members: please log in and elect your benefits plan on the portal by clicking the for registered user button. If you are making a plan change you will need to complete the Individual Enrollment Application form for your new plan.

New Members: when you are ready to apply for coverage under a specific plan, please download the appropriate form below, complete and email it to Christine Clapp, Plan Director, at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com or via fax at (716) 862-0348. You must also download and complete the Census Form below.

Platinum Select Application
Platinum Standard Application
Gold Select Application
Silver Select HDHP Application
Bronze Select HDHP Application

Authorization Form
Census Form

MVP Health Care is a nationally recognized, regional not-for-profit health plan committed to having a positive impact on health and wellness of everyone it serves. MVP assures its members of quality health care and peace of mind—from a name you know and trust.

Premier Platinum Standard
Premier Plus Gold 1
Premier Plus Silver 2
Premier Plus Silver 3 HDHP
Premier Plus Bronze 3 HDHP

Existing Members: please log in and elect your benefits plan on the portal by clicking the for registered user button.

New Members: when you are ready to apply for coverage under a specific plan, please download the appropriate form below, complete and email it to Christine Clapp, Plan Director, at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com or via fax at (716) 862-0348. You must also download and complete the Census Form below.

Census Form

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield is part of a family of companies that finances and delivers vital health care services to about 1.6 million people across upstate New York. Excellus BCBS provides access to high-quality, affordable health coverage, including valuable health-related resources that our members use every day, such as cost-saving prescription drug discounts and wellness tracking tools. Excellus BCBS is a nonprofit independent licensee of the BlueCross BlueShield Association.

Simply Blue Plus Platinum 2
Simply Blue Plus Platinum 3
Simply Blue Plus Gold 5
Simply Blue Plus Silver 2 HDHP
Simply Blue Bronze 3 HDHP

Existing Members: please log in and elect your benefits plan on the portal by clicking the for registered user button.

New Members: when you are ready to apply for coverage under a specific plan, please download the form below, complete and email it to Christine Clapp, Plan Director, at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com or via fax at (716) 862-0348. Please be sure to download and complete the Census Form below for all employees who would like to begin shopping for their benefit plans.

AGIF Form

Simply Blue Plus Platinum 2 Application
Simply Blue Plus Platinum 3 Application
Simply Blue Plus Gold 5 Application
Simply Blue Plus Silver 2 HDHP Application
Simply Blue Bronze 3 HDHP Application

Census Form

MVP Health Care is a nationally recognized, regional not-for-profit health plan committed to having a positive impact on health and wellness of everyone it serves. MVP assures its members of quality health care and peace of mind—from a name you know and trust.

EPO Platinum 1 ( Formerly Liberty Platinum 1)
EPO Gold 1 (Formerly Liberty Gold 1)
EPO Silver 7 (Formerly Liberty Silver 7)
HDHP Silver 3 AGG ( Formerly Liberty HDHP Silver 3)
HDHP Bronze 3 EMB (Liberty HDHP Bronze 3)

Existing Members: please log in and elect your benefits plan on the portal by clicking the for registered user button.

New Members: when you are ready to apply for coverage under a specific plan, please download the form below, complete and email it to Christine Clapp, Plan Director, at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com or via fax at (716) 862-0348. Please be sure to download and complete the Census Form below for all employees who would like to begin shopping for their benefit plans.

Small Group Employer Application

Census Form

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield is part of a family of companies that finances and delivers vital health care services to about 1.6 million people across upstate New York. Excellus BCBS provides access to high-quality, affordable health coverage, including valuable health-related resources that our members use every day, such as cost-saving prescription drug discounts and wellness tracking tools. Excellus BCBS is a nonprofit independent licensee of the BlueCross BlueShield Association.

Excellus Medicare Blue Choice Select HMO
Excellus Medicare Blue Choice Advanced (HMO-POS)
Excellus Medicare Blue Choice Value (HMO)
Excellus Medicare Blue Choice Value Plus (HMO-POS)
Excellus Medicare Blue Choice Optimum (HMO-POS)

When you are ready to apply for coverage under a specific plan, please download the form below, complete and email it to Christine Clapp, Plan Director, at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com or via fax at (716) 862-0348.

Excellus Medicare Blue Choice Select HMO Application
Excellus Medicare Blue Choice Advanced (HMO-POS) Application
Excellus Medicare Blue Choice Value (HMO) Application
Excellus Medicare Blue Choice Value Plus Application
Excellus Medicare Blue Choice Optimum Application

MVP Health Care is a nationally recognized, regional not-for-profit health plan committed to having a positive impact on health and wellness of everyone it serves. MVP assures its members of quality health care and peace of mind—from a name you know and trust.

Gold Anywhere PPO Base
Gold Anywhere PPO Buy-Up
Preferred Gold HMO-POS Standard
Preferred Gold HMO-POS Buy-Up (Enhanced Prescription Drug Coverage)

When you are ready to apply for coverage under a specific plan, please download the form below, complete and email it to Christine Clapp, Plan Director, at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com or via fax at (716) 862-0348.

Gold Anywhere PPO Base Application
Gold Anywhere PPO Buy-Up Application
Preferred Gold HMO-POS Standard Application
Preferred Gold HMO-POS Buy-Up Application

Unum Guaranteed Issue Whole Life Insurance

Many people carry a basic term life plan, but it may expire before you need it most. Unum Life Insurance offers multiple forms of permanent coverage to suit your stages of life needs and provides lifetime protection without any medical underwriting. Contact Brady Haupt at 716-276-1192 for more information.

Learn More

Group Hospital Indemnity (Aflac)

You don’t want to be caught unprepared in a medical emergency and have to rely on your family’s savings to cover the extra expenses you may face. Supplemental hospital indemnity insurance provides financial help to enhance your current coverage, help cover those expenses and protect your savings. 

Hospital Indemnity Low Option   Hospital Indemnity High Option

Dental Insurance (MetLife)

Dental insurance is an important part of managing your overall health and creating a personal safety net. MetLife and its affiliate are committed to providing access to group dental plans that help you live healthier and save.

Learn More   Provider Locator

If you are a current subscriber through the Bar Association, please enter the Member Portal to select your dental plan for 2020. First time users should use the link above to establish a username and password.

New Groups:
New group documents should be returned to Christine Clapp at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com, or faxed to her at 716-862-0348.

Application

Vision Insurance (MetLife)

Regular visits to eye professionals do more than just protect your eyesight, they can help protect your overall health. That's why yearly exams are important, even if you don't wear glasses or contacts. And when you have vision coverage, you're more likely to go for an exam. MetLife Vision can help provide the savings you need to protect the eyesight and health of every member of your family.

Learn More

If you are a current subscriber through the Bar Association, please enter the Member Portal to select your vision plan for 2020. First time users should use the link above to establish a username and password.

New Groups:
New group documents should be returned to Christine Clapp at cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com, or faxed to her at 716-862-0348.

Application

L1115444847[exp0117]

LifeLock

With LifeLock, a leader in identity theft protection, you will enjoy exclusive members-only protection services, including proprietary identity monitoring with technology that scans a trillion data points a day looking for many kinds of threats that can lead to identity theft.  LifeLock alerts you to identity threats, and if there’s a problem, a dedicated Identity Restoration Specialist will immediately get on the case and work with you to help fix it. If needed, LifeLock will even spend up to $1 million on lawyers and experts to help restore your identity—guaranteed.

Learn More

Group Accident Insurance (Aflac)

If you’re like most people, you don’t budget for accidents. An accident insurance plan provides benefits to help cover the costs associated with unexpected bills. When a covered accident occurs, Aflac’s Group Accident Insurance pays benefits – regardless of any other insurance you have – for charges such as the ambulance ride; use of the emergency room; surgery and anesthesia; stitches; casts; wheelchairs; crutches and bandages.

Learn More

Group Critical Illness Insurance (Aflac)

Aflac’s critical illness insurance helps with the treatment costs of life-changing illnesses and health events so you can stay focused on recuperation, and it pays cash for those costs not covered by your major medical insurance.

Learn More

Liberty Mutual

Since 1912, Liberty Mutual has been committed to providing broad, useful and competitively priced insurance products and services to meet customers’ ever-changing needs. Liberty Mutual offers a wide range of insurance products and services, including personal auto; critical illness; accident; hospital indemnity and more. Liberty Mutual is a trusted brand with customizable coverage; it has grown into the third largest property and casualty insurer in the United States.

Learn More

Bristol West Auto Discount

Bristol West is a member of the Farmers Insurance Group of Companies, one of the largest property and casualty insurer groups in the United States. Bristol West offers a range of automobile insurance coverage at competitive prices with responsive customer service, and should the need arise, claims professionals. Bristol West focuses on delivering high-quality and responsive service to customers through product innovation and a broad array of systems to support customers, agents and brokers.

Learn More

Toggle Renters Insurance Discount

Backed by Farmers Insurance, Toggle provides a modern, digital, fully customizable renters insurance subscription designed to meet the unique needs and budget of today’s renter.

Learn More

Pet Benefit Solutions

With Pet Benefit Solutions, the only company that offers pet savings plans that complement or replace pet insurance, you will save on all your pet’s medical and wellness needs, including vet visits, prescriptions, preventives and more. 

Learn More

Shipt Same Day Grocery Delivery Service

Shipt is a membership-based online marketplace, enabling same-day delivery of groceries and household essentials. Perfect for busy individuals or families who want the convenience of groceries delivered in as little as one-hour from the stores they love, including Target, with free delivery for all orders over $35. Shipt is available in 220+ cities across the U.S. Special offer: sign up through BenefitPlace and get a Shipt membership for only $49 + three weeks free—a savings of $50!

Learn More

300 Corporate Parkway, Suite 200N
Amherst, New York 14226
cclapp@ahrensfinancial.com

Phone: (716) 831-8180
Toll Free: (800) 852-5570
Fax: (716) 862-0348