How to do an Annual Insurance Review

Every year, Americans spend thousands of dollars on insurance. In fact, according to a report done by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Americans spent about $9,359 on insurance in 2015. That’s a lot of money to give away to insurance companies! This is why it’s very important ensure that what you pay for actually covers your needs. About once per year, set aside time to review your insurance.

Reasons to review

There are several reasons why you should review your insurance each year, but here are a few common things to look for:Read More

3 Ways to Save Money on Prescriptions

This post is in partnership with SearchRx.

The U. S Pharmaceutical industry is worth an estimated $413 billion U.S. dollars. Wellness is big business. Our evolving medical conditions and concerns often require prescription drugs. As elected officials determine the fate of the Affordable Healthcare Act, the price of prescription drugs continues to skyrocket. For some, access to prescription drugs improves their quality of life, and for others there drugs are life saving. These life-saving and life-enhancing medications can come with a hefty price tag.

Here are a few things you can do to save money on prescriptions:

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How to Financially Prepare for the Trump Administration

In January 2017, President-elect Donald Trump will assume his position in office as the 45th President of the United States. Whether this was the election outcome you expected or not, it shouldn’t interfere with your ability to achieve your financial goals. The best thing you can do is financially prepare yourself for the Trump presidency by informing yourself of his proposed policies and aligning your money (and your actions) with your future goals. Here are some ways to financially prepare for the Trump administrationRead More

3 Ways to Compare Health Insurance Plans

Let’s be real, some major medical expenses are unavoidable. However, many expenses can be greatly reduced by the type of insurance plan you have.

Although open enrollment for 2017 ends on January 31st, you can qualify for a Special Enrollment Period if you’ve had certain life events, including losing health coverage, moving, getting married, having a baby, or adopting a child.

If you qualify for the Special Enrollment Period, you usually have up to 60 days following the event to enroll in a plan. If you miss that window, you have to wait until the next Open Enrollment Period to apply.Read More

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