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    Is direct primary care a good option for my family?
    By Ryan McCostlin on February 18, 2015

    Reader Q+A I've been hearing a lot about doctors’ offices that don't take insurance but offer unlimited primary care for a monthly fee. Is this a...

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    Will I be penalized for getting a subsidy if my employer offers a health plan?
    By Ryan McCostlin on February 5, 2015

    Reader Q+A My employer offers a health plan, but it's terrible and I can't afford it. My wife doesn't work and we have three kids. My employer...

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    How to file a Medicare appeal
    By Ryan McCostlin on January 15, 2015

    4 steps when you aren't receiving the benefits you deserve Need to file a Medicare appeal? If you aren't receiving the correct Medicare benefits,...

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    9 things you should know about individual health insurance
    By Ryan McCostlin on December 23, 2014

    How to ensure you get the best health plan We get it. Health insurance is complicated. With the rules forever changing, it can be hard to keep up...

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    Tips for the end of the deductible year
    By Ryan McCostlin on December 16, 2014

    Don't miss out on a money-saving opportunity  Most health have deductibles that reset to $0 at the beginning of every calendar year. As a quick...

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    Can I opt out of Medicare Part A?
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 27, 2014

    Yes, but it means losing your Social Security benefits  If your mailbox is overflowing with Medicare information, you are not alone. Today, we'll...

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    Parent of a special needs child? 4 insurance tips to save your wallet
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 23, 2014

    Learn how to find the best health insurance strategy  As a parent of a special needs child, you probably know more about health insurance than...

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    Why I joined the healthcare freedom revolution
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 22, 2014

    And what healthcare freedom means for you Shopping for health insurance isn't what most of us consider fun. Shopping for sunglasses on Amazon can...

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    Top 9 Medicare Misconceptions
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 15, 2014

    And tips on getting the best Medicare strategy   With Medicare Open Enrollment just around the corner, it's important to have the right...

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    Why it's important to reevaluate your Medicare benefits every year
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 8, 2014

    Medicare advice: When to act  With Medicare Open Enrollment starting next week, it's time to consider your Medicare strategy. While you can...

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