Understanding The 4 Types Of Healthcare Insurance Plans

If you've paid any attention to healthcare plans available in the marketplace, you've probably seen terms like "HMO" and "PPO." Even if you've had insurance for years, you might not know exactly how all these types of plans work.  Insurance can be confusing and difficult to navigate. Here's what you need to know about the four main types of health insurance plans. Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) An HMO usually requires you to see doctors and other providers who are part of the HMO network. [Read More]

What Are Medigap Pricing Rates?

If you want to add a Medicare supplement to your plan to cover more of your costs, then you might be looking at different Medigap options. While all these supplementary plans offer the same kinds of benefits, you might have some choice of pricing rate when you want to take out a policy depending on your state's regulations. What are your options here? Community-Rated Pricing Some insurers offer community-rated Medigap plans. [Read More]

Benefits Of Family Dental Insurance

Good dental health can protect you against severe pain caused by tooth infections and prevent tooth loss. However, you may require dental services for your teeth to remain healthy. For instance, if you have a tooth infection, you will need treatment. Also, dentists offer preventative dental care. Accessing dental care can be costly, and that's why you need dental insurance to protect your dental health and that of your family. Here are some pros of purchasing family dental insurance. [Read More]

Supplement Plans New Medicare Recipients Should Consider

As a new medicare recipient, you may be overwhelmed with the Medigap or supplement plans available. Each plan offers its own benefits depending on your current healthcare needs. If you need a supplemental program for your current medicare, there are several to consider before making a decision. Here are a few of the latest Medigap plans new recipients should consider and what each supplement has to offer. 1. Plan F Supplement [Read More]