Tag Archives: Health Insurance

Sticker Shocks Coming?

This is the time of year that many of us get the bad news on prices of such things as health insurance (or Medicare supplements for some), house insurances and of course winter heating fuel.  As you know, insurance rates … Continue reading

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Health Care About To Take A Beating

Wednesday United Health Care, the big behemoth in the health insurance industry, announce that it is cracking down on emergency room visits beginning on July 1st in 34 states. This includes Iowa.  From an article in USA Today:    UnitedHealthcare … Continue reading

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So Many Lessons From The EpiPen Scandal

video: about 3 minutes Is it a scandal? When you gouge the public just crank up profits, it sure seems like a scandal. The very first lesson is that allowing monopolies in any field is a bad idea. So called … Continue reading

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Crunch Time For Obamacare

According to the Dec. 11, 2013 issue of the New York Times, “nearly 365,000 people picked a health insurance plan through state and federal exchanges established by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) through the end of November. While the pace … Continue reading

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