At GAIDS, we are dedicated to providing up to date information and efficient
service. For both the agent and the policyholder, we will supply speedy and
accurate answers to your questions. If we don't
have the answer immediately, we know where to find it. And we will do so
expediously and will report back to you the same day if possible.
GAIDS specializes in senior health insurance plans, primarily Medicare
Supplements and Long Term Care plans. We use 15 highly rated carriers to serve
the needs of our clients. Among these carriers are John Hancock, Metropolitan
Life, Mutual of Omaha and Genworth. Since our Agency has been in business, we
have written over 250 million in premium, and never had an E & O claim or any
complaints by the California Department of Insurance. We have seven full time,
experienced employees (several of which are licensed agents) and we service over
350 agents and brokers.
General Agency Insurance Development Services originally began life as Radio
Insurance Company. It was aptly named since they did a large amount of
advertising on the radio. Once Mr. 'Ace' Weide, a well known manager in the
healthcare industry, came on board to help further the company's goals; the name
changed to Olympic-Swall Corporation. Once again, creatively named because, you
guessed it, the company was located at Olympic and Swall Boulevards in Beverly
Hills. When Don Weide, Ace Weide's son, took over the reins, he changed the
company name again to its present name; General Agency Insurance Development
You will always have a live person to help you.
GAIDS will never shift you to an electronic mail box or voice mail. (Calls
received after business hours will be returned the next business day). We pay
top commissions and can usually find a home for your "hard-to-place" prospects.
We interface directly with chief underwriters to serve you!
Life at GAIDS
Business is a "tad" quieter now that Medicare's Dis- Enrollment Period (MADP)
came to a close in February, 2012. The next general enrollment period for
Medicare Advantage and/or Part D products is the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP)
which runs from October 15th through December 7th. If you think you are eligible
for a Special Enrollment Period (SEP), please feel free to
contact us. Of course, these enrollment periods do not affect