How to choose a health insurance plan that saves money

How to choose a health insurance plan that saves money

Most Americans struggle to figure out which health insurance plan will save them money. It is a process that can be confusing, time-consuming and costly. A study of almost 24,000 employees at a major Fortune 100 company found that 61% of them chose the wrong plan for their needs. The average employee could have saved … Read more

Consumers are feeling worse about the economy again

Consumer sentiment dropped by 9.4% between April and May, according to preliminary survey data released by the University of Michigan on Friday. That reversed the short-lived gain seen in April when sentiment was helped by a moderation in gas prices, which had been rising in response to the war in Ukraine. Other data points tracked … Read more

Record-high gas prices are eating into Americans’ spending, JPMorgan says

In a report shared first with CNN, JPMorgan analyzed Chase card spending data and estimated that the 20% spike in gas prices since the war in Ukraine began is lowering non-gas consumption by about $9.6 billion a month. “Despite the buffer of excess savings, elevated gas prices nevertheless appear to be weighing on real consumption,” … Read more

Here’s what’s getting more expensive at the grocery store

Food prices were 9.4% higher in April 2022 than in April 2021 — the largest annual increase in 41 years, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said Wednesday. Grocery prices jumped 10.8% for the year. (The prices do not reflect seasonal swings.) Individual items, too, are facing unique challenges. Avocado prices soared after the US briefly … Read more

Ghana: Build Upon Gains in Insurance Sector – Dr Bawumia Tells Stakeholders

Vice-President Dr Bawumia exchanging pleasantries with Saye Gbalazeh (left), President of WIACA. Looking on is Dr Justice Yaw Ofori (right), Commissioner of Insurance. The Vice-President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has urged stakeholders in the insurance industry to work together to engender trust in the industry to support a financially inclusive society. He said the country was … Read more