• The ‘Birthday Rule' For Health Insurance And What New Parents Need To Know

    5 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    Did you know that if a child is born to parents that both carry health insurance , the parents don't get to choose which insurance the child will be covered by? You have probably read that a few times and are currently thinking “What?!” But it's true. The National Association of Insurance Commissioners set a regulation that requires a child to take the insurance plan of the parent whose birthday comes first in the calendar year as the primary insurer. It's called the “Birthday Rule,” and here's what new parents need to know about it.
    The Birthday Rule is widely adopted by the health...
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