Health Insurance Learning Center

Shopping for health insurance quotes isn’t the easiest task in the world. And with so many health insurance plans to choose from—HMOs, PPOs, HSAs, Major Medical—it’s easy to get overwhelmed. But we're here to help.

At the InsWeb Health Insurance Learning Center, health insurance resources and free individual health insurance quotes are right at your fingertips.

Health Insurance: All Prescription Drug Coverage is not Alike
How do health insurance plans determine whether they'll cover your prescription drugs?

10 Simple Ways to Save on Health Insurance
Ten easy ways to save money on health insurance.

Limited Benefit Health Insurance Plans
Learn the pluses and minuses of limited benefit health insurance plans and when they make the most sense.

5 Things Health Insurance Companies Don't Want You to Know
Not all health insurance companies are as upfront as consumers would like. Learn the 5 most common things they may not want you to know.

3 Reasons COBRA Subscribers Should Consider Health Insurance Alternatives
Many individuals who lose their employer-based health insurance assume COBRA is their only choice. But there are other options.

5 Easy Tips to Save on Prescription Drugs
These five tips can help you keep prescription drug costs low.

Recently Unemployed? Keep Your Health Insurance
In America, our health insurance is often tied to our job. But it doesn't have to be. If you've lost your job or have changed careers, learn how you and your family can stay covered.

Individual Health Insurance

Preventive Care Can Save Your Life
Immunizations, check-ups, physicals—they’re all critical to good health.

Lost Your Job? Consider Applying for COBRA Benefits
Losing a job could mean losing your health insurance, too.

Can You Afford to Live Without Health Insurance?
Don’t roll the dice with your health by going uninsured.

Health Insurance for the Self-Employed
Self-employed? Find affordable health insurance with an individual health insurance policy.

Alternative Medicine and Health Insurance Coverage
Is herbal and alternative medicine covered?

Health Insurance for Recent College Graduates
For recent college graduates, individual health insurance may be the best option.


Basics of Health Insurance





Surviving Flu Season


All Things Medicare




Diabetes and Your Health

Diabetes Epidemic Sweeping Across the U.S.
For the 24 million Americans suffering from diabetes, health insurance is critical.

Type 2 Diabetes, Pre-Diabetes and Gestational Diabetes
Type 2 diabetes can be life-threatening, but health insurance can help treat it.

Type 1 Diabetes and Health Insurance