It’s finally open season on the U.S. health insurance exchanges. I’ve been looking forward to it for months! Most people think of U.S. health insurance as horribly expensive, unwieldy, and unjustifiably bureaucratic. And it is! But, there are some tremendous tax advantages built into the system that most folks aren’t even aware of,
One thing foreign travelers fear the most is a travel emergency that will land them in a local hospital. Language and cultural barriers are the last thing you want to deal with when you need medical attention abroad. Or perhaps you don’t trust the competence of the doctors?
When you travel in less developed countries, it hits you like a bad hangover on a Tuesday. It starts with sweaty palms and an itchy index finger, and progresses into a nervous tick, which may or may not ever go away.
When we tell people we are going on a Family Gap Year to South America, one question they often ask is “what will we do about health insurance?” The better question is “what kind of health care will you have,