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What You Don't Know About Homeowners Insurance Could Cost You

We buy homeowners insurance to protect against the high drama of our greatest fears: tornadoes ripping off the roof, fire racing up the stairs, …

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How to find the best travel insurance if you have a pre-existing medical condition

Travellers who are currently suffering from illness or have been diagnosed with various conditions could struggle to get cover when they go on holiday, or end up paying through the nose for it.<p>Those with health problems, or even those who had issues in the past, are deemed more risky for an …

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What do conservatives want American health care to look like?

The question nobody wants to answer.<p>Republicans are inching forward with an unpopular health bill that cuts Medicaid, raises deductibles, and costs people coverage — even while key party leaders sell it by trying to insist it does none of these things. As they push ahead, it’s worth taking a step …

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'I gave my no-claims discount to my ex-wife and my car insurance shot up to £2,000. Is this allowed?'

<i>Two years ago I split up with my wife. She who was the second driver on my car insurance.</i><p><i>I've never had an accident and when we told Swinton, the broker that we bought insurance through, it said I could sign over my nine years' no-claims discount to her, which I did to keep the peace.</i><p><i>However, I now</i> …

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19th ObamaCare co-op folds, leaving only 4 operating in 2018

Minuteman Health of Massachusetts and New Hampshire announced it is withdrawing from the Affordable Care Act exchanges in 2018, leaving only four co-ops in operation. The co-op will stop writing business on January 1 and organize a new company, Minuteman Insurance Company, instead.<p>The company cited …

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US Republicans forced to delay Senate vote on healthcare reform due to lack of support

US Republicans eager to repeal "Obamacare" suffered a deeply embarrassing setback on Tuesday when shrinking support forced them to postpone votes on their controversial health care overhaul, one of President Donald Trump's top priorities.<p>With the Senate bill delayed by a few weeks and maybe more, …

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How Climate Change Could Affect Your Homeowners Insurance Coverage

Homeowners insurance companies are increasingly in the crosshairs of extreme weather that has been associated with climate change, and their losses …

Consumer Reports

‘The car bonnet went under his belly’: Rider’s insurance warning after road collision

The owner of <b>a horse who was hit by a car after he was spooked by a pack of dogs</b> wants to raise awareness of two issues important to riders.<p>Pauline …

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Provision in Senate Health Bill Could Be a Boon to Insurers

Buried in the Senate Republican health bill is a possible boon for insurers: an end to the Affordable Care Act rule that forced them to spend the lion’s share of premiums on health care for enrollees.<p>Under the ACA, the federal government requires insurers to spend 80% of premiums revenue, received …

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This Former GOP Congressman Loathed Obamacare -- Until He Lost His Own Coverage

Former Rep. David Jolly (R-Fla.) said being unemployed with a preexisting condition made him appreciate the Affordable Care Act.<p>David Jolly, a former Republican member of Congress who campaigned against Obamacare, said he’s had a change of heart since losing his own health insurance this …

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Half of parents admit they'll take kids on term time holidays to dodge 'family travel tax' - despite risk of prosecution

Defiant parents have vowed to carry on taking term-time holidays despite the risk of being criminalised for their child’s unauthorised absence, it …

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Paul Ryan Lies About CBO's Trumpcare Report, Somehow Does Not Burst Into Flames

Speaker of the House and Singing Telegram Made Flesh Paul Ryan (R-WI) sat down on Monday with Brian Kilmeade of “Fox & Friends” to answer a few …

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Berkshire Settlements

What is a life settlement?<p>A life settlement is when you exchange a life insurance policy for immediate cash value.<p>Who Can Berkshire Help?<p>If you have …

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1 year later Mississauga blast site sold, but some 25 families still displaced

Mayor Bonnie Crombie calls on insurance companies to 'do their part' to help remaining families resettle<p>The site of Mississauga home explosion that …

Shapiro: But reality isn’t fair

Why is anyone surprised when liberal economics fail?<p>Posted June 28, 2017 07:10 AM by Ben Shapiro<p>Fibonacci Blue | Flickr<p>Font Size<br>• A<br>• A<br>• A<p>Print Images<p>In …

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Better claims performance boosts IAG

Insurance Australia Group has lifted its full-year margin guidance after a review revealed the cost of "long-tail" claims had come in under …

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Brit Hume Agrees Millions Might Go Without Health Insurance Under Senate Bill — But Not for Reason Dems Say

Ever since Donald Trump was elected president and Americans realized that repealing and replacing Obamacare was an actual possibility, the liberal …

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Progressive: Overvalued

Every month, the insurer releases a very detailed dashboard report. Based on this report, the investors can review their estimation on the intrinsic …

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Can money buy happiness? It depends on who you are and how you spend

New study finds a surprising link between spending patterns and life satisfaction.

Home Insurance

Study Claims Detroit Drivers Are The Best In The U.S.

<b>DETROIT (WWJ)</b> – Debatable new research from an auto insurance quote website suggests that Detroit boasts the best drivers in the country.<p>Do you buy …

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Financial Goals For Families: And Baby Makes 3

BOSTON (CBS) – Having a baby creates a family and makes us look at things differently. Babies, for the most part, are not a surprise so you do have …

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CMS Highlights Counties With Limited Or Zero Marketplace Insurance Options

On June 27, 2017, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid released an updated map showing availability of insurers through the exchanges for 2018.<p>An …

Health Policy

4 Ways Millennials Can Curb Financial Anxiety By Aligning Their Life And Wealth

You are not alone. Of the 2,646 U.S. adults interviewed by Northwestern Mutual, 85% reported feeling some form of financial anxiety. Unplanned emergencies, unplanned medical expenses, and insufficient funds for retirement ranked as their top three financial fears. This news comes as no surprise to …

Personal Finance

The GOP’s new insurance penalty is harsh punishment for sick Americans

“A waiting period is definitely harder on sick people.”<p>Republicans are grappling with an inconvenient truth as they seek to overhaul Obamacare: You need some kind of incentive for people to sign up for health insurance or else the market won’t work.<p>But, as Senate Republicans coalesce around a …

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GOP healthcare bill may send pregnant women back to days without coverage

Few benefits are more vulnerable than maternity coverage under the proposed bill, in a country where giving birth usually costs $10,000 if paid out of pocket<p>In 2011, when Corey Miller was getting ready to get married, she knew it wouldn’t be too long before she and her new husband would be ready to …

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How to ignore politics and get yourself the perfect health insurance

The answer to the health-care shenanigans going on in Washington isn’t just to call your congressmen or senators.<p>It’s to start taking serious financial steps to protect yourself and your family, so that even if you get the shaft from Congress, your employer and your health insurer, you can still …

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How to Find the Best Travel Credit Card: A Step-by-Step Guide

Here's the complete guide to finding the best travel credit card with the best benefits and rewards.<p>From free flights to stays in luxurious hotels, …

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Q&A: What Does The Senate Health Bill Mean For Me?

Since Senate Republicans released the draft of their bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act last week, many people have been wondering how the proposed changes will affect their own coverage, and their family's: Will my pre-existing condition be covered? Will my premiums go up or …

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A startling map puts into perspective how many more people would go without health insurance under the GOP bill

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office estimates that 22 million Americans would lose their health insurance by 2026 under the Senate Republican healthcare bill.<p>As Bobby Kogan of the liberal Center for American Progress tweeted on Monday, that number is equal to the residents of the 16 …

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Here are 9 Dutch habits we should all adopt

OV-chipkaart.<p>The OV-chipkaart is a reusable card that you use on public transportation. This card works on any bus, tram, metro, or train all …

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