Uber Confused: Trying to Choose a Health Insurance Plan
[Editor's Note: Whether you are unemployed or taking the leap to self-employment, choosing a health insurance plan can be baffling and expensive. Here's one story (complete with detailed numbers) of analyzing COBRA versus high deductible plans and trying to choose. -Paula G
I have been paying full price for COBRA ever since I was laid off from my job November before last. While I paid very little as an employee I am currently paying over $1400 a month for myself, husband and 14 month old son. It’s time for us to find ourselves a new insurance plan, but I am uber confused by all of the options available.