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Should you get health insurance for braces?

July 9, 2018 — Daniel Graham

Is getting extras cover for orthodontics really worth it? And if it is, how do you find the best insurance for braces?

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HBF cuts around the corner

June 19, 2018 — Uta Mihm

From 1 July health insurer HBF will cut cover for obesity surgery, dialysis and other services for some policies

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Compare Frank health insurance

April 24, 2018

A member-based, nonprofit health fund launched by GMHBA in 2009.

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'Hidden payments' behind life insurance rip-offs

March 29, 2018 — Tony Ibrahim

Industry rife with misconduct, report finds.

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Compare myOwn health insurance

March 23, 2018

Launched in 2017, myOwn offers health and life insurance bundled with membership to a rewards program called AIA Vitality.

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Bupa and HBF cut private health insurance benefits

March 9, 2018 — Uta Mihm

Meanwhile ombudsman asked to investigate Bupa's cuts to gap cover.

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CBA to issue $16m in refunds ahead of royal commission hearings

March 8, 2018 — Tony Ibrahim

Announced as the Commonwealth Bank is forced to defend its 'junk' insurance sales and policies.

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Weathering a home insurance storm

March 7, 2018 — Daniel Graham

What can be done about out-of-control home insurance premiums up north?

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How much will my anaesthesia cost?

Feb. 20, 2018 — Daniel Graham

Understand anaesthesia bills and gap fees – without falling asleep.

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Anaesthesia and out of pocket costs

Feb. 16, 2018 — Daniel Graham

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Dodgy sales of life insurance lead to $1.5m in refunds

Feb. 6, 2018 — Tony Ibrahim

ClearView closes its direct life insurance arm after ASIC's enforcement action.

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Hefty commissions reveal why car dealers push extended warranties

Jan. 19, 2018 — Tony Ibrahim

Refunds of $5m will be paid to more than 6000 customers.

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Allianz and Suncorp to pay more than $60m in refunds

Jan. 17, 2018 — Tony Ibrahim

Up to 110,000 customers were sold 'junk' add-on insurance.

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Insurance changes proposed to drive down prices

Jan. 15, 2018 — Tony Ibrahim

Home and car insurers may have to break down premium increases.

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