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Firefighters battle a blaze at the Salvation Army Camp on November 10, 2018, in Malibu, California.

People are outraged Kim and Kanye reportedly hired private firefighters to protect their $60 million mansion from the California wildfires — but...

Many insurance companies employ private firefighting teams to dispatch when wildfires, like Southern California's Woolsey fire, strike.
A trio of wildfires continues to ravage California.

Wildfires in California have destroyed thousands of homes, and the devastating pattern is making fire insurance more expensive and complicated than ev...

As three California wildfires continue to ravage California, here's what homeowners need to know about fire insurance.

The midterm elections cemented Obamacare’s legacy and showed Democrats can actually win on healthcare

Democrats in the House ran and won on healthcare, cementing the legacy of Obamacare and ensuring that the law will not be repealed anytime soon.
A shot of Montpelier, Vermont

These are the states with the most expensive and cheapest car insurance rates in the country

Insure.com recently published an analysis on which states have the highest and lowest annual insurance rates, including the top-five in each category

Trump keeps claiming the GOP will ‘protect people with preexisting conditions.’ But he’s been trying to gut those protections for al...

President Donald Trump claims to want to protect people with preexisting conditions, but he's supported policies that would hurt those same people.
The author ponders his health insurance options.

My company offers free health insurance — here’s why I decided to spend $1,000 more on a better plan

After I joined Business Insider, I had to pick a health insurance plan for the first time. I didn't know what to do, so I asked some experts for help.
New York-Presbyterian CEO Steven Corwin

The CEO of a big New York hospital explains why he wants everyone in the US to have health coverage — but doesn’t support ‘Medicare ...

NewYork-Presbyterian CEO Steven Corwin knows how expensive the hospital can be. 'We have to figure out how to reduce our costs,' he says.
Donald Trump and Barack Obama.

The Trump administration is trying to make it easier for states to undermine Obamacare on their own, and it could reshape the US healthcare landscape

Trump's Department of Health and Human Services and Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services released new guidance for Section 1332 waivers, which allows states to make adjustments to their healthcare systems. According to experts, the changes could undermine some of Obamacare's protections.
President Barack Obama and then-Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell

Mitch McConnell just hinted Republicans could take another crack at repealing Obamacare if the midterms go his way

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told Reuters on Wednesday that Republicans would look at another attempt to repeal Obamacare if they win enough seats in the 2018 midterms. The GOP tried and failed to repeal and replace Obamacare in 2017.
Sen. Bernie Sanders and President Donald Trump

Here are some of the biggest arguments against Bernie Sanders’ ‘Medicare for All’ plan, which is gaining popularity among Democrats

While many Republicans, including President Donald Trump have relied on vague scare tactics to push back against new "Medicare for All" proposals, health policy experts say there are some legitimate issues with the idea.