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Coventry
(515) 253-4077
4320 114 st
Urbandale , IA
Alternate Phone Number
515-253-4077

Ben Buenzow State Farm Agency
(515) 270-8870
3273 100th St.
Urbandale, IA
Alternate Phone Number
515-270-8870
Services
auto insurance, home insurance, health insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, business insurance

Coventry
(515) 253-4077
4320 114 st
Urbandale , IA
Alternate Phone Number
515-253-4077

Kari Durham State Farm
(515) 278-8882
3912 NW Urbandale Dr.
Urbandale , IA
 
Nelson Kenneth V Ins
(515) 964-4052
114 S Ankeny Blvd
Ankeny, IA
 
Kari Durham State Farm
(515) 278-8882
3912 NW Urbandale Dr.
Urbandale , IA
 
New York Life - Ted G. Bodensteiner,lutcf
(515) 576-6165
www.tedbodensteiner.com
Fort Dodge, IA
Alternate Phone Number
(515) 576-6165
Services
Life, Long Term Care, Annuities, Investments

Ben Buenzow State Farm Agency
(515) 270-8870
3273 100th St.
Urbandale, IA
Alternate Phone Number
515-270-8870
Services
auto insurance, home insurance, health insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, business insurance

Illinois Iowa Claims Service
(515) 289-1091
3614 29 At SW
Ankeny, IA
 
Strohecker Carol
(515) 964-2042
301 N Ankeny Blvd
Ankeny, IA
 

Pet Health Insurance Plans & Pet Care Coverage

Pet Insurance

Pet insurance is actually health insurance for your pet.

Some financial planners believe that pet insurance is not worth the cost of the policy. Having owned several cats myself, I'm not so sure. While a healthy pet is a minimal vet expense, if you happen to have a pet who gets into an accident or develops a serious health problem, it can be mighty expensive to get treatment.

However, pet insurance can cost between $2000 and $6000 over the life of your pet. That's a considerable amount of money. Pet insurance companies don't sell pet insurance where the risks are stacked against them. So, the likelihood that you will ever receive benefit's which equal the amount of premium you've paid is low. Better deal? Save the money that you would have spent on the pet insurance premium and put it in a savings vehicle. If your pet ever needs treatment, you'll have the money.

But some of us are not good at saving, yes? There's the challenge.

Also, remember that veterinary technology is keeping pace with human medical technology. Your vet will suggest new tests and new treatments - which can all be very expensive. Your pet could even get a transplant now! But the costs are significant.

Typically, if you get pet insurance you will have to keep the same things in mind as you do when you buy your own health insurance:

  • You will always have to pay something - pet insurance will have deductibles, co-payments and potential caps on the total amount paid out ...

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Iowa State Mandated Health Insurance Coverage

Medical insurance benefits that insurers must provide include: autism, breast reconstruction, chiropractor, contraceptives, dental anesthesia, dentist, dependent coverage (including newborns, adopted children, dependent/student adults, disabled dependent adults, domestic partner, civil union), diabetes (self-management and supplies), emergency room service, HPV vaccine, mammography, maternity minimum stay, mental health, nurse (includes nurse practitioner), optometrist, orthotics, physician assistant, prosthetics, well child care

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