Welcome to the online newsroom of the Consumer Health Alliance (CHA). Here you’ll find facts and figures about health care costs, background materials for reporters and news stories about discount health plans. For media inquiries about discount health plans and interview requests with CHA, please contact Jamie Szwiec via email or call 954-647-0052 (mobile).
CNBC personal finance contributor Sharon Epperson explains how to save money on dental care with dental savings plans and other helpful tips.
The past few years have seen steady growth for these plans, which historically have been defined more by what they are not than by what they are.
Allen Erenbaum of the Consumer Health Alliance discusses several ways Medicare recipients can fill their health care gaps and save money on out-of-pocket expenses.
Discount plans, which got started around 20 years ago, are based on a simple idea. For a few dollars per month, per person, plan members get better prices.