Ensuring Your Health

Your health is your most valuable asset. Don’t put off learning how you and your insurance plans can help protect it.

Clearing Up the Difference Between Brand-Name and Generic Medications

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If you’re doing a drug comparison of generic vs. brand-name medicines, you need to know how they stack up in terms of safety, effectiveness and quality.

How to Pay for Medical Bills You Can’t Afford

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If you’re worried about paying for medical bills, you’ve got options — however, keep in mind that some are better than others.

3 Times You May Be Out of Network — and How to Avoid This Costly Mistake

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Have you ever gotten a medical bill that looked way different than what you expected? It’s usually because of care that was unexpectedly out of network.

Heart Attack Recovery Costs (and How Supplemental Insurance Can Help)

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Heart attack recovery and treatment carries a big financial burden, but a supplemental plan like critical illness insurance can help.

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.

What Is the Cost of an Ambulance Ride?

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The cost of an ambulance ride can vary, but that doesn’t mean you’re powerless. Plan ahead to make the right call — especially when that call is to 911.

Just Diagnosed With an Allergy? Food Allergy Management 101

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What do you do when a meal you’ve been eating your entire life suddenly causes your immune system to riot? Here’s your guide to food allergy management.

Need Insurance Outside of Open Enrollment? Here’s How to Confirm Qualifying Events

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Life changes unexpectedly. If you have one of these qualifying events, you could be eligible for new health care coverage — here’s everything you’ll need.

About 1 in 3 Adults Under 65 Is Underinsured. Are You One of Them?

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Nearly 30% of working-age adults are underinsured. Are you one of them? Here’s how to tell — and what to do to make sure you’re covered.

Staying Healthy in the Gig Economy

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Self-employed — or hope to be? Here’s what you should know if you’re part of the gig economy and worried about finding insurance for freelancers.