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Title

Experts offer tips for buying from online health insurance brokers

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

8-4-2016

Abstract

Increasingly, technology companies are entering the world of healthcare, offering mainly small to midsize employers software-as-a-service (SaaS) HR tools -- sometimes for free -- that allow companies to manage their health insurance needs. Some do so by becoming online health insurance brokers, typically collecting commissions from the insurance carriers in their networks when they refer customers.