The high cost of a healthy life

The high cost of a healthy life

By Eleanor Laise, Kiplinger’s Retirement Report In retirement, good health is a very costly condition. That’s the conclusion of a…

Life insurance needs change as you age

Life insurance needs change as you age

By Kimberly Lankford, Kiplinger Personal Finance Life insurance is an essential part of every family’s financial plan, but people often…

4 secrets to buying long-term care insurance

4 secrets to buying long-term care insurance

By Eleanor Laise, Kiplinger’s Retirement Report For aging baby boomers, planning for long-term care costs becomes more pressing every day.…

Bone up before you buy: The ABCS of picking a Medigap policy

Bone up before you buy: The ABCS of picking a Medigap policy

By Christopher J. Gearon, Kiplinger’s Retirement Report People enrolling in traditional Medicare should buy a supplemental insurance policy to cover…

Obamacare: One Year Later

Obamacare: One Year Later

By Megy Karydes The Affordable Care Act (ACA), the landmark law popularly known as Obamacare, took effect last January. One…

Chicago-Based Website Helps Individuals Buy Health Insurance

Chicago-Based Website Helps Individuals Buy Health Insurance

By Leigh Page GoHealth is a Chicago-based website that people can access if they can’t get group coverage through their…

News In Brief

News In Brief

Enrollment for Obamacare Continues Despite Government Shutdown Among technical and congressional glitches, the Affordable Healthcare Act’s mandated health insurance registration…

Illinois Prepares for a New Insurance Marketplace

Illinois Prepares for a New Insurance Marketplace

Will healthcare for the uninsured really happen?By Morgan Lord Illinois is planning on more than a million uninsured residents receiving…