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What is Healthcare Transparency?

Much of our life is conducted with full price transparency. Enjoying a meal out? The prices are right there on the menu. Filling the fridge? The price of everything you pile into your real or virtual grocery cart is clearly displayed long before you reach check out. Does your car need some maintenance work? You...

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Healthcare Costs More for Retirees than You Think

When saving for retirement people often think about the traveling they’ll do and the grandchildren they’ll play with.  What they don’t think about is the healthcare they’ll have to pay for.  What’s that you say?  You’ll just have Medicare? That’s great!  But a significant portion of your retirement savings is still going to go towards...

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Considerations to Make when Selecting a Health Plan After Childbirth

New parents face a number of financial burdens, some of which can be completely unexpected. Prenatal care alone can cost a few thousand dollars over nine months, while the average cost of childbirth can exceed $30,000 in some states, even with an uncomplicated birth. Prior to giving birth, all health-related childcare costs are covered by...

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Tips for Moving From PPO or HMO to HDHP

High Deductible Health Plans (HDHPs) are so popular right now. As employers work to balance the cost of providing health insurance to employees, they’re offering more HDHPs. Many of the marketplace plans, purchased by those who are self-employed and others, are HDHPs. No matter how you get there, many are making the transition from traditional...

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Healthcare for Millennials

The millennials are a generation known for shaking things up. By examining the status quo and challenging it, they are making changes to every industry. Healthcare included. Someone asked the wise Dalai Lama, what surprised him most about humanity. He replied, “Man. Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices...