What are the Differences Between Short and Long Term Disability Insurance

What are the Differences Between Short and Long Term Disability Insurance

Consumer Insurance Guide – Consumer Insurance Guide What are the Differences Between Short and Long Term Disability Insurance? If you’re looking for insurance to protect your income, the first decision you have to make is what type of insurance you need Disability insurance is a type of policy that provides an income in the event you become sick or injured and cannot work. The decision on whether you buy short-term disability insurance or long-term disability…

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Why Is Disability Insurance Important?

Why Is Disability Insurance Important?

Many unexpected life events can render consumers incapable of earning the income needed in order to provide for their family.

Purchasing life insurance coverage can protect against the financial consequences of a death, while disability insurance may help your income endure short- or long-term injuries. A recent report by research organization LIMRA indicated that many consumers are not taking precautions against the latter.

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After Hospital Checkout Older Patients Resist Home Help – And Danger Follows

After Hospital Checkout Older Patients Resist Home Help – And Danger Follows

The 84-year-old man who had suffered a mini-stroke was insistent as he spoke to a social worker about being discharged from the hospital: He didn’t want anyone coming into his home, and he didn’t think he needed any help. So the social worker canceled an order for home health care services. And the patient went back to his apartment without plans for follow-up care in place. When his daughter, Lisa Winstel, found out what had…

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What 2017 Holds For Health Insurance Plans

What 2017 Holds For Health Insurance Plans

GOP and President Trump Meet With Health Insurance CEOs On Obamacare Repeal, Health Insurance Plans During a meeting last week with top health insurance CEOs at the White House, President Donald Trump was intent on winning their support for a Republican health insurance plan replacement for Obamacare (ACA). As part of the meeting, Trump had a dire prediction to offer them. On hand for the meeting were the top executives from Aetna, Cigna, Humana, UnitedHealth, Blue Cross…

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