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What are Indemnity Plans?

Indemnity plans are slightly different than other health insurances in that you have a little more flexibility with whom you see for health care. Let’s explore what indemnity plans are, how they work, and if they are right for you.   What is an Indemnity Plan? Indemnity plans, also referred to as “fee-for-service” plans, allow […]
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What to Look for When Shopping for Dental Insurance

The sounds of drills, the thought of getting a shot in the mouth, the financial aspect of an office visit: these are all reasons many stay away from the dentist. However, oral health has a substantial impact on your health and well-being. If you don’t take care of your teeth, you can guarantee you’ll have […]
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What to Look for When Shopping for Vision Insurance

From regular checkups to contacts to surgery, eye care is one of those things we don’t necessarily think of as an integral aspect of health care.  But it should be. The American Optometric Organization recommends adults ages 18 to 64 get a vision exam every two years and more often if you have a risk […]
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Interesting Facts About American Health Insurance

It’s always interesting to know how many people are covered by health insurance, who’s covered, and how they’re covered. Here are some facts:   67.3% of Americans have private insurance The leading health insurance group is UnitedHealth Group Inc., serving over 5 million people About 14.3 percent of 19 to 25 year-olds in the United […]
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Medicare Supplement Insurance Enrollment FAQs

When can I apply for Medicare Supplement Insurance? You can apply for Medicare Supplement Insurance during the open enrollment period which includes a six-month period from the date you enrolled in Medicare Part B if age 65 or older (or up to six-month after you turn 65 if you were eligible for Part B benefits […]
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Planning for Health Insurance if you are Self-Employed

It used to be hard to find health insurance coverage if you were self-employed. But in today’s competitive market, DFW Direct makes it easy. You’re considered self-employed if you have a business that takes in income but doesn’t have any employees. You can enroll in health insurance coverage if you’re a freelancer, consultant, independent contractor, […]
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When to Make Changes to Your Health Insurance Plan

Sometimes life gets in the way. We may find ourselves in a situation we didn’t plan for or something new and exciting happens that we need to update our health insurance coverage. Here are some circumstances that may qualify you for a Special Enrollment Period: Losing job-based coverage Losing individual health coverage for a plan […]
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Why You Need Health Insurance

Three Reasons Why You Need Health Insurance

Many people think they don’t need health insurance. That’s like saying they don’t need air to breathe or food to eat. Having medical coverage protects your pocket on top of your health. Here are a few reasons health insurance is a must: Reason #1 – Unexpected Illness or Injury Can Be Expensive: Having health insurance […]
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How to Avoid Medical Bankruptcy

Be prepared— it’s a motto the Girl Scouts live by and it’s an adage we should all adopt. Life is full of surprises. We should be ready for it all. Every day, people are living without health insurance. This is not being prepared. If something were to happen (i.e.: a wreck, a massive heart attack, […]
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