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Why Doesn't Health Insurance Cover Vision and Dental?

Dental and vision insurance are not automatically included in health care plans, but this type of care is essential for a healthy body.

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How Much Does COBRA Insurance Cost?

The time left on your employer-provided health insurance is dwindling. What do you do? COBRA insurance is an option until you can get coverage from a new employer.

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Can I Get Insurance After Open Enrollment?

Can you get insurance after open enrollment? The rules on enrolling outside of the typical enrollment period vary based on the type of health insurance you want.

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What Is an HMO?

Whether you're comparing plans from your employer or buying a policy through the health insurance marketplace, it's important to learn more about HMO plans, so you'll know if one is right for you.

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What Is COBRA?

Understanding how COBRA works will come in handy if you leave or lose a job for almost any reason. Here’s the lowdown.

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What Is a PPO?

PPO stands for “preferred provider organization.” It's a type of health insurance plan.  Here's what you need to know about PPO plans.

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What Is  a Qualifying Life Event?

For most people choosing health insurance coverage, the selections are locked in until the next open enrollment period. For some, a qualifying life event changes that dynamic and provides an opportunity to make adjustments in the moment.

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What Is Open Enrollment?

Not having health insurance or getting stuck with a plan you hate can be a nightmare. Understanding open enrollment can help you get affordable health insurance that's right for you. 

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