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Is my kid eligible to get an insurance?

I am a father of two children, now I just got insurance from the company that I am working for. Then I heard that insurance is something I can benefit from a later need. Now I am curious about it. As a father, I want to give something like this to my children. Are they qualified to get insurance, and will the company give it to them too?

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    Getting insurance is a safe way to save up money for the later use if ever someone is sick or something happened unexpectedly and needs to pay some bills. Some people ask if even kids get insurance. First, children qualify for full insurance coverage without exclusions. Insurers don’t cover ailments or conditions you have before you buy their plans. Second, premiums will be very cheap because children with clean bills of health are considered low risk cases from the insurer’s point of view. From here, insurance premiums can only go up

    2020.03.24 15:44

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