By this time, everyone has seen a commercial for Aflac with the quacking duck as people discuss how Aflac helped get them money when major medical wouldn’t cover their insurance. What you might not know is that Aflac is a company that provides accident/injury insurance, and there are several other companies that provide the same service to cover you in the case of an accident. You may be wondering, what exactly is accident insurance and what does it actually cover?
In 2016, 66 million Americans traveled to an international destination – a number that is expected to continue to grow with each subsequent year. Often times when traveling people don’t think about the possibility of a medical emergency, but it could happen at any time. There’s no worse time to get sick or injured than when you’re traveling. It can make the entire experience incredibly unpleasant for you and anyone you’re traveling with as well. If there is an International trip in your future, you may want to consider the option of purchasing International Travel Health Insurance as a safeguard.
Each year thousands of people are diagnosed with a serious illness, and it can be an incredibly large financial burden on them and their families. When it comes to your health insurance coverage, your standard health plan alone may not be enough to cover those high costs. What you may not know is that you can often opt in for critical illness coverage in many health plans. Maybe you have heard of critical illness insurance before, but you might not be familiar with what exactly it is. Critical illness insurance may help to offset expenses that might not be covered under your employer’s existing medical insurance and disability plans, similar to an HSA but also different.
As open enrollment has just ended, there’s no doubt that Americans have one thing on their mind (aside from the holidays) and that is their health insurance and how much it’s going to cost. Though it has grown in popularity in recent years, many people still don’t really know much about the Health Savings Account (HSA) option when it comes to their healthcare.
Your strong performance enrolling individuals and families in Marketplace coverage has earned you a spot in the HealthCare.gov Elite Circle of Champions for 2018.
You may have received materials recognizing you as a member of the HealthCare.gov Circle of Champions for helping individuals and families make at least 20 plan selections. You’ve now attained status in the Elite Circle of Champions because you have helped individuals and families make 100 or more plan selections during this year’s Open Enrollment Period. (more…)