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eHealthInsurance.com

eHealthInsurance, the #1 place for purchasing health insurance online, markets individual and small group health insurance to the public. The company delivers the best customer experience for buying health insurance by offering the broadest selection of leading health insurance plans, delivering unparalleled customer service online through licensed agents, and offering the best price.eHealthInsurance provides the convenience of Internet self-service and 24-hour availability, complemented by a full- service Customer Service Center of highly trained customer service representatives. Sales, enrollment and customer service inquiries are handled via phone, fax, e-mail, and the Internet. eHealthInsurance presents health insurance options in an objective, unbiased manner, empowering the purchaser to make the best overall choice. The website empowers individuals and small businesses with knowledge of affordable insurance plans, information to make the right choice, and provides a single location to purchase health insurance. In addition, eHealthInsurance facilitates rapid approval of applications and real-time communication with the back- office processes of health insurance plans.

http://www.ehealthinsurance.com/

Health Savings Accounts

Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) were created by Public Law 108-173, the "Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003," signed into law by President Bush on December 8, 2003. Health Savings Accounts will change the way millions meet their health care needs because they are designed to help individuals save for qualified medical and retiree health expenses on a tax-advantaged basis.Any adult who is covered by a high-deductible health plan (and has no other first-dollar coverage) may establish an HSA. For further information please visit the U.S. Dept. of Treasury.

Benefits Check Up - Additional Help for Medicare Beneficiaries

Missing Out on Benefits? BenefitsCheckUp helps thousands of people every day to connect to government programs that can help them pay for prescription drugs, health care, utilities, and other needs. Please use our short questionnaires to find programs that can assist you or your loved ones.

http://www.benefitscheckup.org/

For more information, contact Student Life.