Wednesday, August 17, 2011

[Shefa] Rabbi Seeks Young Wife for Cheaper Health Insurance


Rabbi Seeks Young Wife for Cheaper Health Insurance

When I first read the headline of this NPR blog post ("For Love Or
Insurance? Rabbi Seeks Young Wife To Lower Health Costs") I couldn't
even imagine what this was all about. It turns out there's a rabbi in
Florida who needs better health insurance coverage and is looking for
a young wife to make it happen.

Turns out that Rabbi Craig Ezring, a nursing home chaplain, was able
to get decent insurance before his wife died. He and his wife
established a small corporation to procure health insurance, but when
his wife died four years ago his rates soared 38 percent to over
$18,000 just to cover him. The 56-year-old rabbi comes from a very
rabbinic family...


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