Retirement; like your parents, but way cooler
In 1991 Billy and Akaisha Kaderli retired at the age
of 38. Now, into their 3rd decade of this
financially independent lifestyle, they invite you
to take advantage of their wisdom and experience.
101 Ways to Save Money on Health Care -
written by an urban Ohio physician, Cynthia J. Koelker, MD.
Americans for Free Choice in Medicine promotes the philosophy of
individual rights, personal responsibility and free market economics
in the health care industry. Learn more.
Americas Health Insurance
Plans, brings you a single destination offering up to the minute news
and key resources for healthcare.
Assurant Health offers affordable short term health insurance.
Coverage starts the day after you apply and you may keep your own
doctors. Fixed benefit, major medical, temporary insurance,
international insurance and student health insurance.
Bupa offers worldwide health
options with flexible international health insurance plans for
individuals and families.
Buying Private Health Insurance
Most people who have health insurance get that insurance through
their employer or their spouse’s employer, through a group insurance
policy or some form of government insurance. Some early retirees
have the ability to retain their employer based insurance coverage
when they retire. Many do not. This FAQ is for early retirees who
will need to buy insurance on the private, non-group market.
CancerCare - provides
financial help for cancer patients
CaresByGSK - Glaxo Smith
Kline offers help getting oncology meds for low-income, uninsured,
and underinsured patients
Living has begun a series on living
without health insurance.
Chronic Disease Fund -
provides co-pay help for expensive drugs.
Clear Health Costs Cash
or self-pay prices. Our metro areas: NYC, SF, LA, Dallas-Fort Worth,
Houston, San Antonio, Austin. Others soon!
Healthcare Services gives you information on Low Income
Assistance for health car and dental care. Also lists a Health and
Wellness Resource section.
Common Medicare Mistakes Avoiding these frequent flubs will save
you money and a tangle of red tape.
Dental Coupons Online provides coupons and promotions for dental
health including discount dental plans and dental hygiene products.
Network Insurance offers insurance for your trip, travel and
eHealth Insurance The #1 service to find, compare and buy low
cost family, individual and small business health insurance. For
selection and prices of medical insurance plans from Aetna, Anthem,
Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Humana, Kaiser and United Healthcare.
Listed are HSA programs for businesses and learn about alternatives
to COBRA Insurance.
Eligible for prescription assistance? Or check out
Wal*Mart Generic drug list to see if your prescription is
offers affordable and convenient healthcare for the working family.
They provide service for only the most common acute illnesses and
specialize in treating 90% of the most common acute illnesses. They
offer efficient and affordable medical attention.
FAQs about health savings accounts A health savings account can
be a powerful financial tool to cover medical expenses and save for
Free and sliding-fee clinics across US
(HRSA) - find health care and mental health services.
Gateway Travel Insurance Travel Medical Insurance for the
business traveler, the student and for the leisure traveler.
Healthcare and Staying Healthy on the Road -
Cherie and Chris of Technomadia present
some insurance options, as well as sharing some of their own
Health Insurance Guide Helps you understand health insurance,
ACA and Medicare and more. If you want to understand plan options or
costs you may incur, read this free health insurance guide.
States That Have Risk Pools and
to High Risk Insrance Pools
Hill-Burton free and reduced-cost health care
facilities obligated to provide free or reduced-cost treatment.
Indigent RX help by
pharmaceutical company - names and phone numbers for drug
companies who provide maintenance medications to low-income patients
International Health Insurance IHI was one of the first
insurance companies in the world to offer international insurance
plans. Over the last 30 years IHI has introduced more new products
than any of the competitors including preventative services, health
consulting services and online solutions for the convenience of
their customers. Both healthcare insurance and travel insurance.
International Health Insurance offers low cost student insurance
and affordable international health insurance plans for US visitors,
students and travelers. This site gives you an overview.
International Medical Group provides international medical
insurance, travel insurance and service to the international
community whether you are visiting short-term or living abroad
indefinitely. Get a quote, 24 hour access.
Janssen Prescription Assistance - a
Johnson & Johnson clearinghouse for drug and medical supply
List of Labs
Life Extension, DirectOne
Labs, HealthOne Labs,
Any Lab Test Now,
Liberty Health Group
focuses on health care transformation through education and
empowerment. The advocate for businesses looking for affordable
health care solutions! Free membership.
Medicare Australia - Eligibility and Enrollment Medicare cards
are required for claiming a Medicare benefit, visiting a doctor who
bulk bills, seeking treatment as a public patient in a public
hospital or having a Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme prescription
Guide to Medicare Preventive Services and Screenings Medicare
Part B - Medicare
Part D - Medicare
Part A - Medicare
Medicare Cost Overview
and ask specifically for their free DVD:
Medicare decisions made easy. This DVD has
great information and will explain your options clearly.
Medicare Interactive - Medicare Part B late enrollment penalty
For each 12-month period you delay enrollment in Medicare Part B, you will have
to pay a 10 percent Part B premium penalty.
Medicare Plan Finder Compare all of the
plans available in your area during open enrollment. Go to this site and type in
your drugs and dosages to see how much you'd pay for premiums plus co-payments
for plans in your area.
Health Benefits for Dummies by Charles M. Cutler, MD, MS &
Tracey A. Baker, tips, information other resources.
NeedyMeds - a clearinghouse of
information, drug discounts, free and low-cost treatment centers,
Prescription Assistance - low-income help
Prescription Assistance Programs
- a long list
of disorders and diagnoses that may qualify for co-payment help
is a comprehensive international
healthcare or medical insurance program offering worldwide cover
without boundaries. There are 3 benefit levels, Bronze, Silver, and
Gold. Get a free quote, download premium tables.
Samaritan Ministries - private
insurance/healthcare fund for Christians
who attend church regularly and have a pastor to vouch for them.
Simple Care can
save you money on your healthcare premiums and help you get better
care. If you are a physician and want to practice medicine without
insurance company headaches, SimpleCare makes practicing medicine
simple. If you a business owner interested in promoting SimpleCare
to your employees or an insurance agent interested in promoting
SimpleCare to your clients, SimpleCare can help you realize how
simple health care can be. SimpleCare can help you control your
healthcare costs and/or services. The secret is “Pay In Full At Time
Of Service” or PIFATOS. The fact is, 30 – 50% of what a doctor
charges goes toward administration costs, so when PIFATOS occurs,
doctors can charge 30 – 50% lower fees.
State Health Insurance Index A 50-State Comparison of the
Nation's Health Insurance Market. Find out where your State lies in
the price comparison of health insurance coverage.
Surgery Center of Oklahoma
If you have a high deductible or are part of a self-insured plan at
a large company, you owe it to yourself or your business to take a
look at our facility and pricing which is listed on our site. If you
are considering a trip to a foreign country to have your surgery,
you should look here first. Finally, if you have no insurance at
all, this facility will provide quality and pricing that we
believe are unmatched.
Watch our informative video here.
Total Travel Insurance brings
all major US travel insurance
companies together with their plans all in one place.
Understanding Health Insurance
a useful page
for understanding your options in the health insurance market.
Uninsured in America - a Florida
physician, Stephen Blythe, coaches us through some fee-wrangling
with doctors and hospitals.
Uninsured in America - the Survival Guide
Wheeling It Fulltimer Nina outlines the resources they used to
choose their coverage.
Read Wheeling It's excellent rundown on
lab tests, why you should be interested, and
how to save truckloads of money by taking healthcare
into your own hands.
World Nomads Travel
insurance, recommended by Lonely Planet. Available to people from
over 150 countries, designed for adventurous travelers, cover for
medical, evacuation, baggage and activities.
About the Authors
Billy and Akaisha
Kaderli are recognized retirement
experts and internationally
published authors on topics of
finance and world travel. With the
wealth of information they share on
their popular website
they have been helping people
achieve their own retirement dreams
since 1991. They wrote the popular
The Adventurer’s Guide to Early Retirement and
Retirement Dream IS Possible.
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independence and travel, visit our
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