Supplemental Health Insurance Is Your in-Case-of-Emergency Lifeline

A few years ago, on a whim, I took a day trip with my husband to a little Midwestern ski resort. The slopes were tiny, and I’m a good skier, so it never occurred to me that I might get hurt — until I hit an icy patch, fell backwards and landed on my head. In the end I was okay, but couldn’t help but wonder — what if…

Bad Drivers and Random Acts: Why We All Need Car Insurance

We all know those drivers who pride themselves on having never been in a car accident. Well, they’re lucky to be able to make this claim because in 2011 alone, there were an estimated 5.3 million police-reported traffic crashes, and even the best drivers will eventually get into an accident.

Get the Most out of Your Work Benefits by Being Proactive

Raise your hand if you've ever woken up from a deep sleep with the work sweats after thinking you'd missed that big presentation or showed up to work without your shoes. Okay; now what about being jarred awake by the following thought: "Am I taking full advantage of the benefits I'm being offered at work?"