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What Is a Health Savings Account & How it Works
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What Is a Health Savings Account & How it Works

A health savings account (HSA) is a way to set aside pre-tax money for medical expenses if you have a high deductible health plan. There are several health savings account rules that determine who is eligible, contribution limits, money rollover, and how to remove funds from the account.

Jacqueline Slobin
Jacqueline Slobin7 Jul 2021
Health Savings Account (HSA) vs. Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
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Health Savings Account (HSA) vs. Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Both health savings accounts (HSA) and flexible spending accounts (FSA) are ways to budget and allocate tax-free money that is used to pay for healthcare expenses.

Jacqueline Slobin
Jacqueline Slobin14 Sep 2021
5 Best Alternatives to Health Insurance in 2021
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5 Best Alternatives to Health Insurance in 2021

Health insurance is great for specific purposes, mainly to protect an individual or family from great financial loss due to a health issue. However, it has increasingly become more expensive in the U.S., which makes it difficult for every individual’s situation.

Jeff White
Jeff White3 Dec 2021
How Much Does a Doctor's Visit Cost Without Insurance in 2022?
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How Much Does a Doctor's Visit Cost Without Insurance in 2022?

The cost of a doctor visit depends on whether you have private insurance, Medicare, Medicaid, or no insurance. If you do not have insurance, the cost of a doctor visit is typically between $300 and $600, but prices can vary depending on several factors such as lab tests, where you seek care, and procedures done at the visit.

Jacqueline Slobin
Jacqueline Slobin17 Apr 2022
Best Health Insurance & Coverage Options For Freelancers 2021
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Best Health Insurance & Coverage Options For Freelancers 2021

Being a freelancer does not mean you should live without health coverage, even if you think you can’t afford it. Several options can help you access affordable coverage that fits within your budget. Some of these options include: the Affordable Care Act, gaining coverage through a spouse, COBRA Coverage, and the Freelancer’s Union.

Spencer Lee
Spencer Lee7 Jul 2021
6 Best Health Insurance Coverage for Individuals 55 & Older
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6 Best Health Insurance Coverage for Individuals 55 & Older

There are several ways that you can get the health coverage you need if you are 55 and older. Some ways to get coverage are through employer health insurance, private health insurance, Medicaid, or Medicare.

Jacqueline Slobin
Jacqueline Slobin7 May 2021
5 Best Health Insurance Options for Unemployed Workers
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5 Best Health Insurance Options for Unemployed Workers

There are many options for health coverage even for the unemployed- from government-backed coverage to alternative options that just cover your basic needs.

Jeff White
Jeff White7 Jul 2021
How Much Does Medi-Share Cost?
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How Much Does Medi-Share Cost?

It costs $50 to apply to Medi-Share, and there is a $120 one-time membership fee with the first monthly payment. The member would also deliver another one-time fee of $2 to set up the “sharing account.”

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso23 Sep 2021
The Best Health Insurance Options for Millennials in 2021
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The Best Health Insurance Options for Millennials in 2021

As a healthy, young millennial, you may not think health insurance is entirely necessary. However, it’s important to have coverage so that you don’t avoid or put off the care you need, especially if an emergency occurs.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso13 Sep 2021
Mira Health Reviews 2022 - Benefits, Coverage, Is it Legit?
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Mira Health Reviews 2022 - Benefits, Coverage, Is it Legit?

Is Mira Health legit? A comprehensive review of Mira health on and off Reddit, Google Reviews, TrustPilot, and more.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA14 Apr 2022
What To Do When You Need To See a Doctor but Don’t Have Insurance
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What To Do When You Need To See a Doctor but Don’t Have Insurance

Although a doctor’s visit can be costly if you don’t have insurance, there are ways to see your doctor at an affordable price. Some ways include utilizing government benefits, using free clinics, or community health centers. The out-of-pocket cost for a doctor’s visit ranges between $70 - $250, but oftentimes it is much more than this due to additional testing, procedures, and administrative fees.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso15 Sep 2021
The Best Health Insurance Options for Freelancers in NYC
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The Best Health Insurance Options for Freelancers in NYC

Many independent workers (35%) go without health insurance because of the high costs associated with premiums. Without insurance, the price for an urgent care visit can vary as much as three times. These numbers are even higher in cities such as New York.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso14 Aug 2021