MLA advocates for GNWT to cover cost of fertility treatments

More babies born would mean more federal transfer payments, Great Slave MLA Katrina Nokleby argued in the legislature this week when encouraging the GNWT to cover the costs of residents’…

More Employers Are Helping Cover Fertility Benefits (VIDEO)

Companies like Walmart and Facebook are now covering some fertility costs, but for many working people, these benefits are hard to come by. Starting a family is expensive for anyone,…

Bill would require insurers to cover costs of in vitro fertilization

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Sen. Sandra Cano learned she had a pregenetic condition soon after she became pregnant with her first child. The condition, she explained, increases the risk of…

Louisiana lawmakers kill an insurance mandate to cover fertility preservation for cancer patients

A powerful Louisiana Senate committee scuttled a proposal that would have required insurance companies to cover fertility preservation procedures for cancer patients about to undergo radiation, chemotherapy and other treatments…

What Should My Emergency Fund Cover?

When I was young, I vividly remember my grandmother gathering her bank statements from the mailbox and opening them proudly to show me her “rainy day fund.” This was a…

Michigan Woman Takes Job Just To Cover IVF Costs

A lot of people will take a part time job just to get health insurance, but this Michigan woman took it a step further. Her job’s sole purpose is to…