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California Proposes $1.4 Billion To Address Homelessness Through Improved Housing and Health Care Services

California politicians are big on healthcare bills. Most recently, Gov. Gavin Newsom worked on a proposal to get homeless into housing while also treating any physical and mental health problems they may be struggling with. Newson will request lawmakers to allocate approximately $1.4 billion to be used on homelessness housing assistance and health care services. […]

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Drug Company Startup EQRx Launches With Mission To Lower Drug Prices

A new startup aims to bring down drug prices by re-engineering and making the whole process less costly. The startup raised $200 million from investors and it’s aiming to get the first drug approved in 5 years and have 10 drugs approved in their first decade. EQRX’s aims to develop new drugs that work similarly […]

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Cigna And Oscar Announce Partnership To Offer Health Benefits For Small Businesses

Health insurance company Cigna and technology-driven Oscar Health recently announced a strategic partnership to jointly provide commercial health solutions to small businesses. The Cigna + Oscar plans will include medical, behavioral and pharmacy services with a broad network of providers. There will be access to Oscar’s technology tools as well. Small businesses need a better […]

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More on Self-Driving Cars: Insurance as We Know It May Disappear

As self-driving cars hit the road and the technology becomes familiar chances are that car insurance as we know it may disappear. But between here and there a lot needs to happen. Realistically speaking, most people haven’t experienced autonomous cars before. All of this could complicate things a bit for insurance companies. There will be […]

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AI-Powered Digital Auto Insurance Provider Raises $50M: What the Experts Say

Clearcover, a digital car insurance provider, has recently raised $50 million in a Series C round by Omers Ventures. The Illinois-based startup uses an AI tool trained on millions of data points to match drivers with affordable auto insurance, and to expedite the claims process with immediate disbursements for repairs of accident-related damages. Anticipating their […]

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Prudential To Charge Higher Life Insurance Rates For Vapers

If you enjoy vaping, you better think twice or thrice before buying life insurance with Prudential.  They are one of the largest insurers out there – about to tweak its policy for vapers. Smokers are generally charged more for life insurance than nonsmokers. Under the new policy, Prudential will classify vapers as smokers when applying […]

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Non-Life Insurance Market Key Business Segments Making Moves, a Shake Up in Market Estimates Expected

Sep 10, 2019 (HTF Market Intelligence via COMTEX) — A new business intelligence report released by Advance Market Analytics with title Non-Life Insurance Market Insights, Forecast to 2025.This report provides a detailed overview of key factors in the Non …

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4 people who bought life insurance in their 20s explain why they still think it was the right choice

Typically, the younger and healthier you are when you buy life insurance, the lower your monthly rate. The peace of mind is great, too.

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