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Jennifer Nelson

Jennifer Nelson

Jennifer Nelson is an award winning health, health IT, and personal finance writer.

Everything You Need to Know About Form 1095-A

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There’s no worse time than tax season to realize you have no idea what all of those forms are for. Here’s your guide to Form 1095-A.

How to Choose Between a Roth vs. Traditional IRA

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The difference between a Roth vs. traditional IRA might seem small, but it has pretty large effects. Here’s why such a fine distinction matters so much.

What Millennials Need to Know About Caring for Elderly Parents

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Your parents always took care of you. What do you do when suddenly they need your care? Follow these five tips to prepare for caring for elderly parents.

Health Insurance Lingo: Minimum Essential Coverage

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How essential is minimum essential coverage, exactly? We’ll take you through what it means and how to know whether or not you need it.

How to Get Health Care in Retirement Before You’re Eligible for Medicare

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Have big plans for your retirement? If you plan to retire before you’re eligible for Medicare, here’s how to prepare for your health care in retirement.

The 5 Most Common Reasons for an Unexpected Hospital Stay

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Hospital trips are always sources of anxiety — but knowing the most common reasons for a hospital stay can help you prepare in advance.

Confused by Medical Billing Processes and Procedures? Here’s How to Read Your Medical Bills

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If you find yourself buried under confusing medical billing processes and procedures after a trip to the hospital, let this article be your guide.

How to Make Sure Your Insurance Moves With You

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Boxes? Check. Moving van? Check. Can I use my health insurance out of state? Probably not.

4 Things to Look For When Comparing Health Insurance Plans

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Need a new health insurance plan? If you’re still worrying over comparing health insurance plans, here’s some advice on what to look for.

5 Types of Accidental Injury Insurance That Could Help You Pay

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Accidental injury insurance can help you avoid taking on debt or dipping into savings if you need medical assistance.