Whether your employer provides you with a group medical plan or
you need to buy coverage on the individual market, understanding
how health insurance works is the best way to get your money's worth.
For a quick overview, click on
"Top 10 things to know" at the
upper left. Or work your way through "The details" sections for
more information on the topics in this lesson (calculators and
other interactive features are marked with a
section provides an online dictionary of important terms. And
"Take the test"
is a quiz that checks what you've learned and offers
suggestions for further study.
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