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Save During Medicare Open Enrollment by Shopping Around

November 3, 2016 2:45 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 12540
Open enrollment season is in full swing, representing a crucial time of year for anyone shopping for health coverage. With all the media attention on Obamacare, it’s easy to overlook Medicare’s annual open enrollment period for the nation’s 55 million Medicare beneficiaries, which runs from Oct. 15 through Dec. 7. If you are happy with… View Article

Big Student Loans? Consider Life Insurance

July 23, 2015 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 5743
While no one wants to imagine the death of their child, taking out insurance on your son or daughter — or asking them to purchase their own plan — will protect you from being hit with mountains of debt should tragedy strike. And the policies are pretty cheap. A basic plan with up to $250,000… View Article

Singles Pay More For Car Insurance

July 22, 2015 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 8529
A single 20-year-old pays 21% more than a married 20-year-old for the same policy, a new study from found. To an insurer, it comes down to statistics — and singles get into more accidents. Married drivers might be more cautious since they’re more likely to have kids, said Laura Adams, an analyst an…. View Article

Drivers Are Overpaying By Not Following One Simple Rule

January 25, 2015 7:01 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 5835
When drivers enter their zip code and vehicle information at Provide Savings, many are shocked at the results they find. Most just can’t believe that the available rates are in fact real, but the truth is rates have dropped significantly for many people over the past 12 months. Also, thanks to new program policies it’s… View Article

Life Insurance: Why You Need It Now

August 18, 2014 5:34 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 5357
Don’t think you need life insurance? Think again. Life insurance is an emotional and financial decision that helps protect loved ones in the unfortunate circumstance of a death. Still each year thousands of men and women opt to not invest in a life insurance policy. The benefits to purchasing an adequate life insurance policy help… View Article

Supreme Justices rule contraception mandate unconstitutional

July 3, 2014 4:11 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 15377
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court advanced the cause of religious freedom Monday in the most closely watched case of its term, ruling that companies cannot be forced to offer insurance coverage for birth control methods they equate with abortion. The 5-4 decision by the court’s conservative majority, over the vehement objections of liberal justices, dealt… View Article
Canada watchdog offers rules to cut mortgage insurance risk

Canada Watchdog Offers Rules To Cut Mortgage Insurance Risk

April 24, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 4795
Canada’s financial regulator issued draft guidelines on Monday for mortgage insurers to reduce risk in the housing market, a move analysts said could make it slightly harder for home buyers to get a loan. The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) guidelines apply to the country’s three mortgage insurance companies: the state-owned Canada Mortgage and… View Article