The Obamacare purge has begun.
The Trump administration has started removing language praising the Affordable Care Act from federal websites. It has made several changes to the online pages of the Health & Human Services Department, which oversees the law.
Visitors to the federal Obamacare exchange, healthcare.gov, can still click on a link titled “About the Affordable....More>>>
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More than half of new long-term care insurance claims in 2016 were for people who received care in their homes, according to the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance. That’s a 3% increase from 2012.
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According to sources, China is getting close to announcing a revised National Reimbursement Drug List (NRDL), the group of drugs covered by China’s national insurance plan. There will be 300 additions, 130 of which will be chemical drugs. The rest will be traditional Chinese medicines. This is the first update of the NRDL since 2009. Last May, China negotiated....More>>>
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MIB Group Inc. says young U.S. consumers may have shopped a little more for August than in August 2016.
The Braintree, Massachusetts based data collection group says U.S. individual life insurance....More>>>
Prudential to Launch Direct-Sale Annuity
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Identity thieves are trying to loot annuities in Colorado, according to officials at the Colorado Division of Insurance.
Division officials want consumers to talk to insurers about account safeguards.
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California insurance agents and advisors are teaming up with insurers and employers in the state to stop Senate Bill 562, a bill that could create a universal, government-funded health care program for all California residents.
I signed up for a high-deductible insurance policy at my new job, but my employer offers a flexible spending account rather than a health savings account. I had an HSA with my previous employer. Can I keep my HSA if I want to contribute on my own and also contribute to the FSA?
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You generally cant contribute to both a health savings account....More>>>
Investment company CNO Financial Group, Inc. buys iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF, sells Aspen Insurance Holdings, Ford Motor Co, Ingersoll-Rand PLC, Dell-VMWare Tracking Stock during the 3-months ended 2017-06-30, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, CNO Financial Group, Inc.. As of 2017-06-30, CNO Financial Group, Inc. owns 13 stocks with a total value of $379 million.....More>>>
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Twenty-five guaranty associations that are responsible for paying claims for a failed Penn Treaty American Corp. unit say 55% of the unit’s long-term care insurance policyholders chose compound inflation protection, and just 1.9% chose....More>>>
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The National Association of Insurance Commissioners is now warning more types of consumers against more types of financial services seminars.
The group has agreed to replace a 2008 consumer....More>>>
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The Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) says it still has concerns about commercial real estate loan holdings at banks and insurance companies.
FSOC, an agency that’s supposed to help the federal government understand forces....More>>>
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Eight months after launching in New York and 6 weeks after launching Illinois, Lemonade, the insurance company powered by AI and behavioral economics, launched across California.
It’s pretty fitting for the insurance disruptor to count California, the tech capital of the world, as its third state....More>>>
A selfie reveals more than whether it’s a good hair day. Facial lines and contours, droops and dark spots could indicate how well you’re aging, and, when paired with other data, could someday help determine whether you qualify for life insurance.
“Your face is something you wear all your life, and it tells a very unique story about you,” says Karl Ricanek Jr., co-founder....More>>>
What if a judgment is entered against a debtor, but the debtor initiates an appeal of that judgment: Is the judgment still enforceable despite the appeal? In most circumstances, it is — the judgment is in fact fully enforceable although the debtor has taken an appeal.
To prevent the creditor from enforcing the judgment during the pendency of the appeal, the debtor will usually have....More>>>