Posts Tagged ‘health care reform’

  • Have You Contemplated Disability Insurance?>
    Have You Contemplated Disability Insurance?
    You might have taken life insurance to ensure security to your family after you bid the final adieu, but did you ever think of how your family will be affected in the eventuality of any disability? I really don’t want to sound pessimistic, but imagine if you were to meet with a sudden adversity causing disability, which is happening more frequently with workers than a premature death, how will you ensure financial security for your family? Disability insurance is most often ignored. But for any worker disability is one of the greatest risk factors, and people should take adequate measures to insure themselves against disability. A disability can strike all of a sudden and then you run the risk of becoming handicapped for life. Sickness and accidents are more common than deaths. They will  [...]
    at October 2nd, 2009 at 03:10 am
  • Should Soft Drinks Be Taxed To Pay For Health Care Reform?>
    Should Soft Drinks Be Taxed To Pay For Health Care Reform?
    Chairman Baucus of the Senate Finance Committee is bent on making health care reform mandatory. Obviously there’ll be people amongst us who’ll not find it easy for paying up the premiums of the health insurance. If you don’t, you’ll have to pay a penalty. A middle class citizen might have to pay a penalty of $3,800 for not taking the health care insurance. Of course the government has thought out different ways to help even the common man to avail the insurance like the establishment of lending cooperatives that will help you in paying up your premiums and also in getting medical care and resources at subsidized rates. But these facilities can always be appended with other ways so that availing that mandatory bill is not that pinching on your bank accounts after all. As I was going  [...]
    at September 22nd, 2009 at 01:09 am