Articles about accessing insurance, terminology, disability insurance, etc.
Health Insurance Education Webinar Series
This series of webinars provide lots of information about Medicare, Medicaid and Marketplace (ACA) plans to help you pick the right plan(s) for you or learn more about the plan you have.
Ten Tips for Navigating Your Insurance Company and Coverage
This article provides tips to help you understand how to navigate your insurance plan and your insurance company.
Signing Up for Medicare
This article provides an overview on Medicare eligibility, when and how to sign up and what to take into consideration when enrolling in Medicare.
Cancer Survivors and Life Insurance
This article provides an overview of options for cancer survivors to purchase life insurance, as well as the types of life insurance available and things that factor into a cancer survivor's ability to get life insurance coverage.
Medicare Late Enrollment Penalties
This articles focuses on late enrollment penalties for Medicare Part B and Medicare Part D (prescription drug coverage).
Planning for the Cost of Your Treatment
This article provides an overview about planning for and understanding costs associated with cancer treatment, your insurance coverage, and resources for financial assistance.
The Extra Help Program for Medicare Part D
This article focuses on the Extra Help program for prescription drug assistance for people with low incomes and Medicare.
HIPAA: It's More Than Just Privacy
The Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act of 1996, better known as HIPAA, provides protections for health insurance coverage when you make a job change and provides insurance coverage for some individuals as well as addressing privacy.
All About COBRA
Describes how individuals can keep their health insurance after a change in employment status through the COBRA law
Resources for More Information: Health Insurance
Useful resources for navigating health insurance systems.