Insurance

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CBS News
April 13, 2020 - 3:17 pm
Tests to detect antibodies in people who have previously been infected by the coronavirus must be covered free of charge under health insurance plans and Medicaid, according to new guidance quietly issued by the Trump administration.
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CBS News
December 31, 2019 - 10:37 am
A woman in New York City went to her doctor because of a sore throat. Then days later, she got a medical bill for more than $28,000. Alexa Kasdan, who is insured by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, wanted to be sure her cold symptoms weren't anything serious, so she made an appointment with...
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AP
AP News
August 29, 2019 - 7:07 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla owners in California can now buy insurance from the electric car company in what may be the first step toward the unconventional automaker providing coverage for a fleet of driverless taxis. The expansion announced Wednesday comes four months after Tesla CEO Elon Musk...
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Rebekah Sager
August 27, 2019 - 4:03 pm
LOS ANGELES, Calif. — California Department of Insurance Enforcement Investigators have identified a national insurance scam targeting consumers shopping for privately funded loans. The alleged scammers contact consumers who have inquired online about securing a loan, using the name Taylor...
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July 11, 2019 - 7:44 am
Some Californians who buy earthquake insurance are getting smacked with painful premium hikes. That's because new quake-coverage rates include the most recent state forecasts of where the worst earthquakes will hit and how big they'll be. While quake-insurance premiums will decline somewhat for...
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AP
January 28, 2019 - 12:13 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Insurance claims from California's deadly November 2018 wildfires have topped $11.4 billion, making the series of fires one of the most expensive in state history, officials said Monday. More than $8 billion of those losses are from the fire that leveled the town of...
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