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How do I file an insurance claim?

It’s a well-known fact that no one enjoys extra paperwork. Add in the stress of an accident or illness and filing an insurance claim is likely the last thing you want to worry about. Typically your health care provider will…

How do individual and group plans work for out-of-state residents?

Health insurance companies follow unique regulations that determine where both individuals and employers are able to purchase health insurance plans. You or your employer’s home state is often a determining factor in what those regulations are and where you are…

Coping with a pre-existing condition: Is my child eligible for full coverage

As parents, our top priority is the care and well-being of our children. We’re constantly on the edge of our seats worrying they’ll get sick or hurt. Those worries can become even more troublesome if your child has a pre-existing…

 

Pre-existing condition: What are my options?

If you’re living with a health condition, worrying about health care coverage can be overwhelming. From asthma to cancer, your condition can complicate your coverage options. But worrying about heath care coverage shouldn’t keep you up at night. I’ll walk…

I’m 26 just graduated and don’t have a job – what are my coverage options?

You’ve just graduated from college and landed your dream job. Maybe it even comes along with a benefits package you’re parents are thrilled about. Sounds ideal, right? Unfortunately though, if you’re a recent graduate then you probably know finding this…

I’m healthy! Can I lower my monthly premium?

When it comes to monthly expenses, there are a number of costs to account for – mortgages, utilities, food! Wouldn’t it be nice if you could cut each of those costs in half? Unfortunately, most expenses are a challenge to…

 

Is cancer insurance right for me?

Cancer is one of the scariest words you can hear from your doctor. Life-threatening or not, cancer is intense and typically involves extensive treatments. Fortunately, many individual and group health care plans provide some coverage for the medical treatments and…

Small business owners: What is the small employer tax credit and how does it work?

As a small business owner, you’re not only responsible for the bottom line of your business, but also for the well-being of your employees. But business demands a lot of resources, and when the bottom line is low, it can…

COBRA: What is it? How does it work?

COBRA, known in full as the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act, allows qualified workers to continue employer-sponsored health care coverage most commonly for 18 months after they leave their job.  If you meet the eligibility requirements, you have the COBRA…