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August 29, 2018

Long Term Care Insurance: the basics

…overview), and premium increases have been a problem for some policyholders. Basics of Long Term Care Insurance Policies Long term care insurance policies can be complicated. They often include several…

December 17, 2012

How Laurie Todd Fought Her Insurance Company and Survived

…said, her insurance company wouldn’t pay for it. His advice: Go home to die. Instead, Todd went into warrior mode. She launched her first insurance company appeal for treatment denial….

June 27, 2018

Evaluating Medigap Insurance Options

…Medicare is a national health insurance program provided by the federal government to those 65 and older and disabled individuals. And while you may think this insurance will cover you…

July 18, 2016

Starting Over: From Insurance Sales to Uber Driver

…with for 30 years decided to downsize. So Buchanan, a licensed insurance salesperson, took advantage of the early retirement offer, went back to school and became a full-time home health…

July 30 | 9:00am5:00pm

Health Insurance Enrollment Help

Get free help enrolling in the health insurance plan that’s right for you and your family. Enrollment specialists from GetCoveredNYC (learn more here) and the Mayor’s Public Engagement Unit will…

April 24 | 10:00am3:00pm

Free Health Insurance counselling

…Medigap supplemental insurance, Medicare Advantage plans, Part D prescription drug plans, Medicare Savings Programs. Medicare fraud and abuse, and patient rights and appeals. The service can also help you review…

October 6, 2019

Think you’re covered? Think again.

insurance, knowledge really is power. If you want to guarantee that your loved ones receive their insurance benefit, arm them with the tools they will need to make a claim…

April 6, 2018

Navigating Long-term care

…Long-Term Care Insurance Cover? Long-term care insurance generally offers coverage for in-home care, skilled nursing facilities and independent, assisted living or memory care at senior living communities. It may also…

October 16, 2013

The Affordable Care Act: How Will It Affect You?

…self-employed, part-time or small business owners, or whose employers don’t provide insurance. What’s a Health Insurance Marketplace? Health Insurance Marketplaces are online marketplaces where people who don’t receive insurance from…

September 15, 2013

Linky Sunday: Grandmother power, memory tests, a sidecar champion..

…news: The new insurance marketplaces that are part of the Affordable Care Act may cut your health insurance costs while you wait to turn 65, according to the Retirement section…

February 25, 2019

Looking for money? Find it here.

…search for unclaimed insurance funds at VA Life Insurance Funds – but bear in mind that this does not include funds from Servicemembers’ Group Life Insurance (SGLI) or Veterans’ Group…

November 30, 2016

What’s Up with Paul Ryan’s Medicare Plan?

…subsidies or vouchers to buy insurance from private insurance companies and help defray healthcare costs. The government would pay the subsidy on behalf of the enrollee to the insurance company…

September 22, 2017

The Graham-Cassidy Bill: What You Should Know

…which is sponsored by Senators Lindsay Graham (SC) and Bill Cassidy (LA), would gut Medicaid, as well as the tax credits that help people buy health insurance and the health-insurance

September 21, 2014

Medicare Basics and Online Tools

…and PPOs. These are offered by private insurance plans that are Medicare-approved. The plans offer A and B coverage and usually drug coverage. Part D offers prescription drug coverage. Medicare…

July 31, 2019

Happy Birthday, Medicare!

insurance has grown into a robust program of coverage for seniors, with benefits added over the years: long-term disability insurance (1972), home health coverage (1980), hospice coverage (1982), prescription drug…