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How to Choose the Right Expat Insurance for You

Working overseas is as popular as ever, particularly for Americans. According to the United States Department of State, in 2016, approximately 9 million were living and working abroad, more than twice the number of U.S. expatriates in 1999. When deciding to work abroad, there are several important things to consider – from the country and […]

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Key Signs You Should Invest in Critical Illness Insurance

Most of us go through life assuming that we won’t suffer from a debilitating critical illness and that’s as it should be.  Continually worrying about what illness you might contract is not a good mindset, but neither is burying your head in the sand.  One third of us will develop some form of cancer during […]

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Key Signs You Should Invest in Disability Insurance

Having a disability can be an unfortunate circumstance, especially since you never know if an incident or accident can cause it to happen to you or someone you know. As some people like Stephen Hawking and Helen Keller prove, having a disability is not a hindrance to a fulfilling life. In today’s world, however, preparing […]

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Four Ways to Maintain Your Health When You Don’t Have Health Insurance

Health insurance is expensive. The average family pays over $800 per month on their premiums. Costs can be even higher if you have to purchase health insurance on your own without the benefit of the reduced costs that come with joining a group plan. Even if you have insurance, coverage levels can vary, which can […]

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Car Accident? You May Be Compensated

Because the world is built around vehicle transportation, people must have a car to get to their jobs, go to shops that are outside of their neighbourhood, and go on holiday. People drive millions of miles on public roads every day, so there is always a chance for an accident to happen. If you are […]

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Private Health Care: What to Consider

With the National Health Service available to all in the United Kingdom free of charge, it’s not difficult tounderstand why some people believe that paying for private healthcare treatment might be a waste of money. However, more and more individuals and families are using private healthcare to treat medical conditions. Anyone can get private health […]

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What is Private Health Insurance and do you need it?

In the United Kingdom there is a universal healthcare system, the NHS, that provides all citizens with free healthcare at the point of use. This healthcare system has been the bedrock of the British society since 1948 and has been an ever-present in election campaigns since. The ideals of the NHS to provide free healthcare, […]

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Labelling the Workplace – Avoiding Potential Hazards

Hazards in the workplace would be oblivious to us if we didn’t have the appropriate labelling in place. Anything that goes unlabelled could be mistaken for something different or viewed as having no potential threat to our health and safety. Labels play an essential role in the workplace. We can use them to learn and […]

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Eye Protection in the Workplace

When Health and Safety Goes Wrong

Many workers and indeed many members of the public at large have a deep mistrust of what has become widely (and not affectionately) known as “elf n’ safety”.  The common perception seems to be that Health and Safety issues are an excuse for officials with clipboards to run around calling time on legitimate activities in […]

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Travelling with a Disability

Travelling with a physical disability can be difficult, at times. However, there is lots that you can do to make sure that is as easy as possible, so you can get on with enjoying the new sights and sounds that travelling brings. This does involve lots more planning before you arrive, but it means that […]

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