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Self Driving Cars: Insurance Issues

Sci-fi fans may have been waiting for the invention of flying cars for decades, but it’s self-driving cars that are quickly becoming our new reality. Automated vehicles are one of the great technological revolutions of our time, but learn why they cause fear in the hearts of insurers.

An Explanation of Common Health Insurance Terms

Whether you have a great employee sponsored health plan or have signed up for the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare), you’ve likely run into a lot of mysterious terms that insurance companies like to throw around. This guide will shed some light on some of the more common insurance terms.

Types of Life Insurance: An Overview

Life insurance may not be everyone’s favorite topic to think about, but it is an important financial tool to guard against risk. There are many different types, and you may choose differently depending on your age and circumstance.

About the Health Insurance Marketplace

As the cornerstone of the Affordable Care Act, the health insurance marketplace provides individuals and small businesses a centralized platform to find and compare cost efficient health insurance coverage. Learn more about how this marketplace will work.

Eligibility Requirements for Medicare

What are the eligibility requirements for Medicare? A person needs to have worked in a Medicare-covered company for ten years, be a resident of the United States for five years (or a citizen), and at least 65. Requirements for prescription and disability coverage are also covered in this discussion.