Hal was a former staff writer at HealthCare.com, where he monitored the insurance industry and helped consumers make smart medical decisions. Prior to joining HealthCare.com, Hal worked to grow other startups and nonprofit groups. He drinks a ton of coffee and eats vegetables almost every day.

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When Is The Medicare Annual Election Period (AEP)?

When Medicare’s Annual Election Period rolls around, get ready to save! Medicare Open Enrollment runs from October 15 through December 7, every year. The Medicare Annual Enrollment Period…..

What Are Association Health Plans?

Until now, only specific groups (“associations”) could create and join association plans – in 2019, almost any group of people can. Designed and priced around the needs of…..

How Long Is A Health Insurance Plan Year?

Health insurance and Medicare plans that you buy on your own or get at work as part of a group plan usually run on a calendar year schedule…..