Politics And Lobbying

Money and politics intertwine more than people might think, and often in ways that are not brought to light unless you know how to ask the right questions or find the information in public records. Special interest groups and lobbyists use money from corporations to help pass laws all the time, and these are laws that might not really be in the best interest of the public in general, but are very beneficial to the groups that are putting their money into the special interest groups.

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Ways Liberty HealthShare Members Go Above & Beyond

Being part of Liberty HealthShare is like joining a big extended family of people who are committed to helping one another. It is not a health insurance policy, but instead, a system of organized medical cost sharing that is allowable under Obama's Affordable Care Act. Members are typically thrilled to send in their share amount each month and have it go directly toward meeting the needs of other members.

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Personal Responsibility

As a medical cost-sharing program, Liberty HealthShare has a few key differences from traditional health insurance. For example, members send a monthly share amount instead of paying monthly premiums, and rather than having the company itself pay claims, individual members share medical expenses.

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What are the State Warnings About Medical Cost Sharing Programs?

When you are looking into health insurance alternatives, you may be taken aback by all the state warnings that come up. These legal notices often discuss how the organization is not an insurance company, and that it does not issue insurance policies. They also talk about how you are not guaranteed payment for any medical costs, and ultimately, you are personally liable for any unpaid bills. Upon first glance, these warnings may seem a little ominous, and you may feel trepidation that you should not join the group. But that is not what these warnings should communicate to you. Instead, you need to understand what they are warning you of and why.

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Indiana Resident Loves Liberty HealthShare!

After working 30 years in communication electronics, the military, and freight railroading, Indiana resident Larry Jones was fed up with the high cost of traditional healthcare. Between the co-pays, co-insurance, deductibles, and limited provider choices, he sought for something better and more affordable.

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May Is Celiac Disease Awareness Month

Celiac disease is fast approaching an epidemic. More Americans are diagnosed with this disease daily.

Celiac disease (also known as Celiac Sprue) is an autoimmune disorder where the ingestion of gluten leads to damage of the small intestine. Gluten is a protein found in wheat, rye and barley, which attacks the villi (small fingerlike projects that line the small intestine). When the villa get damaged, nutrients do not get absorbed properly.

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