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How insurance companies made billions off healthcare.com

By Nick MatsonESPN.com/AJG/Getty ImagesThe American Medical Association is not pleased with what it calls the “totally inadequate” state of health insurance coverage.The group is urging the Department of Health and Human Services to review whether or not the current federal health insurance marketplace, known as HealthCare.gov, is providing enough health coverage.It was not clear what […]

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How to cut the risk of a car crash

When you’re about to leave the house, there are a lot of things you might do to prepare yourself for the worst.That includes having a seatbelt, making sure you’re wearing a seat belt, and staying in the car.But there’s one thing you should definitely not do when you leave your car at home: drive.A car […]

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The best and worst of automotive insurance quotes

Auto insurance quotes are among the most reliable, but the industry is also notoriously difficult to understand.With the world’s best-known automotive insurers taking a second look at the industry, it’s now worth learning how to spot a scam and the best way to protect yourself.1.How to spot the scammers

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How much will insurance companies charge for car insurance?

Insurance companies are already paying more for car coverage than they were five years ago, with average annual premium increases of 25% in 2017, according to a new report from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).The IIHS said premium increases for 2017 have been the highest since the program started in 2010.The IIS estimates […]

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Insurance industry challenges Trump, Trump administration in lawsuits over healthcare

The Trump administration is challenging the Obama administration’s decision to let insurers continue to charge individuals more for their health insurance coverage if they are found to have preexisting conditions.The administration is also suing the Trump administration, arguing that it failed to protect Americans from a plan by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield that would […]

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When the world’s first medical device company won the right to sell its first medical implant, history was made

By Robert Stinnett, Fortune Staff WriterDecember 13, 2016, 11:18:10The medical device industry has always had a deep interest in the future.As the world becomes ever more connected, it’s natural that some of us are drawn to the latest gadgets.Today, that interest is in medical devices.But even before the implant came on the scene, the medical […]

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Why do you think the U.S. is getting worse?

What do you do when your job is threatened?What are the implications of rising unemployment?This week on the Next Big News, we’ll talk to several experts about what’s causing our unemployment rate to rise, what you can do about it, and what you should do about the problem.We’ve got the same guest this week as […]

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When you should never buy insurance coverage

The first thing to know about buying insurance coverage is that the term “insurance” is often confused with a product like insurance for duds.But that’s not always the case.Insurance for Dummies: What’s Insurers for Duds?When you get a quote for your policy, it’s important to understand what the terms “insurer” and “duds” mean.The term “dud” […]

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Why the healthcare industry is still growing, even if it’s shrinking

By now you’ve probably heard that the US health insurance market is going through some sort of upheaval.A few years ago, health insurance companies were a $15 billion industry, and they’re projected to grow to $35 billion by 2020.Now, they’re estimated to grow a little less than $6 billion in 2020.That means the insurance industry […]

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How to buy insurance for your kids

For most Americans, it’s an annual, routine expense.For many families, the cost of health insurance is also a daily occurrence, according to the insurance industry.But the cost can be a major factor in deciding which family plans you will choose to buy, and which one to buy with your own money.To help you decide, we […]

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