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Consumer Resources

These tools can help consumers be smart about buying and using health insurance. Click on each of these tools to view, download, or print.

Consumer Videos and Workshops

Health Insurance for Farmers and Small Business Owners

The Health Insurance Literacy Initiative team explores health insurance options for independent business owners and their families.

Health Insurance in Your Senior Years: Medicare and other options

HILI team members review health insurance options for individuals 65 and older.

This video covers the basics of choosing the health insurance plan that best suits you and your family. 

Smart Use, Smart Actions: Organizing Your Expenses

This video aims to help you understand how to use your health insurance, how to manage healthcare expenses and identifying tools to help you solve healthcare cost problems.

Understanding and Estimating Healthcare Costs

The HILI team answers questions about what you need to estimate your healthcare costs and what kind of costs should you plan for.


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