Will Health Insurance Coverage Continue If a Job Is Lost?

Answer Millions of Americans obtain their health insurance through their employers, which puts their insurance at risk if they become unemployed. Several federal policies make it possible for former worke... Read More »

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Is a newly divorced wife who receives excellent health insurance from her employer allowed to continue her coverage under husband's similar plan through COBRA for the next 36 months?

How much will UMR or private health care systems cost you if you continue your coverage through cobra?

My quote to continue health care coverage was $715 per month, dental was $35 per month. How do they expect someone who has lost their job to afford this????? Sounds like a scam to me. Insurance com... Read More »

In NY if you have health insurance and have colon cancer but want to switch insurance companies for better coverage does the other insurance company have to take you?

Answer I sure would check before I made the switch. You could be getting into that pesky, ''pre exsisting condition'' thing.......Ask the new carrier first before you switch, (I'd get it in writing... Read More »

How can you continue getting insurance coverage for the pre-existing condition of terminal cancer after a divorce if the policy is in your husband's name?

Answer the first way to do this is to obtain COBRA coverage. When your divorce became final, your ex-spouse was able to drop your coverage. Federal law is that all insureds can continue coverage... Read More »