Even Americans with pre-existing conditions don't know if they'll purchase insurance under the new law, a survey finds.
Your insurer may have a pricing tool that can help -- and you may be surprised at how your choices and requests can affect the final bill, even when you're dealing with emergency care.
Health reform has been implemented in stages, and we're nearing some key deadlines. Here are some important dates and what they mean, particularly for the uninsured.
As part of health care reform, if insurers fail to spend the bulk of your premium directly on your medical care, they must pay you back. Will you get a check next month?
An analysis of hospital data shows extreme price variations, and indicates that Medicare gets a 73% discount. Use this info to negotiate your own medical costs.
States are warning consumers about aggressive - and false - sales pitches for medical discount cards.
Prices for procedures and prescriptions are all over the map, and consumers often haven't known what charges would be ahead of time. Now you can go online to find out what to expect.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
This Texas family has a substantial income and doesn't splurge on extras but still finds there's little left at the end of the month.
Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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