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Say goodbye to those surprise medical bills, really?!

Come Jan. 1, health insurance plans must treat emergency services performed out-of-network as if they were done in-network. The new rules apply to almost…

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Another tough year for feds

How are you going to pay for next year’s health and long-term care premiums with only a 1 percent pay raise? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says he has…

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Time to commit an unnatural act?

Is there an unnatural act in your future? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says if you are a government worker or retiree, you’ve got the green light to…

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In this Monday, Dec. 5, 2016 photo, an Afghan money changer counts U.S. dollar banknotes at a money exchange market in Kabul, Afghanistan. Afghans are increasingly uncertain about their future, less confident in their government and more pessimistic than before on issues such as security, corruption, and rising unemployment, according to the annual survey by the San Francisco-based Asia Foundation released on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)

Make your health plan a money maker

Has the federal health insurance hunting season got you bewitched, bothered and bewildered? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says it’d be worse if you didn’t work for Uncle Sam.

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