Insure.com Lends a Helping Hand to Navigate Health Insurance Options for Domestic Partners

- Posted on November 13, 2019 PrintDownload

Foster City, CA – November 13, 2019 – The number of marriages in the U.S. is decreasing, while domestic partnerships or cohabitating has become a more common living arrangement for American couples. Insure.com, a one-stop destination for unbiased, expert advice on health, life and home insurance, just released a new guide to help Americans understand the ins and outs while comparing health insurance options for domestic partnerships.

 

Most companies and the health insurance marketplace exchange offers health insurance benefits to domestic partners. However, federal programs like Medicare and Medicaid don’t provide this benefit. Also, states’ rules vary on domestic partnerships, including hospital visitation and medical decision-making benefits.

This guide offers an overview including:

 

  • The definition of domestic partnerships for insurance purposes
  • The difference between a marriage and domestic partnership
  •  Health care rights for people in domestic partnerships
  • Tax implications

 

View the complete article by visiting: Health insurance benefits for domestic partners

 

Insure.com’s Managing Editor Les Masterson is available for comment on this topic. 

 

About Insure.com

Insure.com is owned and operated by QuinStreet, Inc. (Nasdaq: QNST), a pioneer in delivering online marketplace solutions to match searchers with brands in digital media.  QuinStreet is committed to providing consumers and businesses with the information and tools they need to research, find and select the products and brands that meet their needs. Insure.com is a member of the company’s expert research and publishing division.

 

For 35 years, Insure.com has served as a comprehensive consumer resource for insurance information, offering expert advice, articles, news, and tools about car, home, health, and life insurance. Consumers have access to free car insurance quotes and guidance on finding the right insurance policy, saving money and solving claims problems.

 

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