Category Archives: WI Health Insurance Questions

Maternity Coverage in Wisconsin

I often get inquiries from people looking for maternity coverage in Wisconsin.  There are only a couple companies that still offer maternity coverage as a rider to their individual and family health insurance plans in Wisconsin, and to be honest,

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Health Discount Plans

We do not sell health or medical discount plans at Badgerland Health, because we feel they are not worth the money.  We could sell them, and make money doing so, but our insurance agents like to sleep at night.  The … Continue reading

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Flexible Spending Accounts

Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA’s) allow employees that meet eligibility requirements to contribute pre-tax dollars into an account that can be used to pay for qualified medical expenses.  Every dollar deposited into an FSA is pre-tax for Federal and Wisconsin state … Continue reading

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COBRA Considerations – Should I Take COBRA?

COBRA coverage became law in 1986 with the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Act (COBRA).  This act gives you the choice to keep your group health insurance coverage that you would otherwise lose if you reduced work hours or quit/lost your job.  … Continue reading

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Health Savings Accounts (HSA)

What is a Health Savings Account? A Health Savings Account, commonly referred to as an HSA, was created by the United Sates Law and allows US taxpayers to deposit funds not subject to federal income tax into a savings account … Continue reading

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