Top 10 Health Insurance Considerations

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Top 10 Health Insurance Considerations

Top 10 Health Insurance Considerations

Quality health insurance consistently ranks as the most desired employee benefit. According to the Harvard Business Review, 88 percent of employees ranked employee health insurance as a the top employee benefit consideration. Which makes sense considering that you can’t put a price on a clean bill of health. Whether covered by an employer, or shopping... Read More

Medical Debt and Health Insurance

Personal Finance

Medical Debt and Health Insurance

Medical Debt and Health Insurance

One of the most common questions we get asked is, “my health insurance was supposed to cover a procedure, but it didn’t. Now I’m in collections. Is this legal?” The short answer: yes, it is legal, though you may be able to fight back. The long answer, however, requires a bit of context about how... Read More

Looking for Auto Insurance? Here Are 6 Things You Need to Know

Personal Finance

Looking for Auto Insurance? Here Are 6 Things You Need to Know

Looking for Auto Insurance? Here Are 6 Things You Need to Know

Let’s get one thing out there: no one is especially psyched to get car insurance. You get it because it’s a financial safeguard against damage to your car or injury to you or others (and maybe because it also happens to be legally required in some form nearly everywhere in the US). Car insurance is... Read More

The 10 Safest (& 10 Most Dangerous) States for Teen Drivers

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The 10 Safest (& 10 Most Dangerous) States for Teen Drivers

The 10 Safest (& 10 Most Dangerous) States for Teen Drivers

Teen drivers are safer in the Mid-Atlantic states than in the Midwest, according to an analysis by CarInsurance.com. The website analyzed the number of teen driver fatalities per capita, the strength of each state’s Graduated Driving License (GDL) laws, teen drinking and driving rates, teen emailing/texting and driving rates and average annual insurance costs for... Read More

13 Ways to Drive Down Your Car Insurance Premium

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13 Ways to Drive Down Your Car Insurance Premium

13 Ways to Drive Down Your Car Insurance Premium

Paying for car insurance is a necessary evil. It helps protect you and your property from the cost of accidents. Unfortunately, it can cost a bunch to insure yourself against the unpredictable conditions of the open road. There are several ways to reduce the cost of your car insurance premium, letting you cruise past high... Read More

22 Questions to Ask When Setting Up Benefits at Your New Job

Personal Finance

22 Questions to Ask When Setting Up Benefits at Your New Job

22 Questions to Ask When Setting Up Benefits at Your New Job

Congratulations! You’ve landed a new job, one that actually gives you benefits like health insurance and a retirement plan. But benefits are complicated. My younger brother recently called me to ask which health plan he should pick at his job. While it’s always nice to hear from him, those questions might have been better directed... Read More

6 Reasons to Leave Your Car Insurance Company

Personal Finance

6 Reasons to Leave Your Car Insurance Company

6 Reasons to Leave Your Car Insurance Company

You might be familiar with a few scenarios that could make your auto insurance rates change: You bought a new car, moved, got in a car accident, or even got married or graduated from school. In all these cases, it’s important to shop around for car insurance to ensure you’re getting adequate coverage — at... Read More

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