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I developed a 5-step strategy to cut my healthcare costs after getting slammed with surprise medical bills

The first year with a high-deductible health insurance plan may feel overwhelming, but there are plenty of ways to slash expenses.

Could changing your health insurance save you money? 4 ways to know.

Your insurance selection can affect your finances, so looking at your plan every year is important — and can save you money.
Mary York, 43, has been charged with six felony counts and one misdemeanor in connection with her 14-year-old son's attempted school shooting last year.

A mom facing 6 felony charges for her son’s school shooting attempt said she had to take him out of a mental-health treatment program because in...

Mary York faces five felony counts of neglect of a dependent, and one felony count of dangerous control of a child. Her son died at the scene.

A million children were kicked off Medicaid amid growing piles of paperwork and rising deportation fears

A handful of states in particular experienced a spike in the rate of uninsured children: Tennessee, Georgia, Texas, Idaho, and Utah.
Open enrollment runs from November 1st to December 15th in most states.

Open enrollment runs from November 1st to December 15th, but there are 2 possible ways to get health insurance if you miss it

For most states, open enrollment for 2020 coverage begins on November 1st and ends December 15th unless you qualify for a special enrollment period.
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I’m self-employed and I shop for health insurance every year. Here’s the equation I use to choose the best plan.

To find the best plan for herself, she runs the numbers — including copays, premiums, out-of-pocket maximums, and prescription costs.

How to get health insurance for 2020: Your guide to open enrollment season

Open enrollment is a period of time each year when you can shop for and enroll in a health insurance plan.

My health insurance plan means an emergency could cost me upwards of $6,000, but I’m not worried about it

A high-deductible health insurance policy may seem scary or impractical, but a Health Savings Account can make all the difference.
Ofiong Okon gives Daniel Waits his physical exam inside one of the Community Healthcare Network's vans.

I spent a day with a health van providing care to low-income New Yorkers, and it reveals a hidden safety net for thousands in the world’s wealth...

About 700,000 people in New York City lack health insurance. A health organization is providing them with medical care anyway.
US President Donald Trump speaks at a rally in El Paso, Texas, on February 11, 2019, surrounded by signs that say 'Build the Wall' and 'Finish the Wall.'

Trump administration to deny visas to immigrants without health insurance or means to pay for medical costs

The proclamation comes in stark contrast to the 2020 Democratic pool, with a majority intending to offer health insurance to undocumented immigrants.