Tag Archives: health insurance

Required Reading About Healthcare

As a financial planner, I talk to people about saving up for emergencies, and having adequate insurance coverage.  There are situations where all the prudent planning in the world won’t help you.  We don’t talk about it much, because it’s … Continue reading

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It’s Not Health Insurance!

There’s been a movement, lately, away from traditional health insurance and toward alternative payment arrangements.  Sometimes these newer systems end up being spoken about as if they are a replacement for health insurance.  Let’s look at a newer system that … Continue reading

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Commoditizing Health Insurance – Putting the “Fun” in Fungible

Here’s a 25¢ word for today: fungible.  Fungibility means that one thing can be exchanged for another.  It’s an important economic concept and is critically necessary for the functioning of our economy, but you don’t hear too much about it.  … Continue reading

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