Private Health Insurance

We answer your questions about private insurance.

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Written by Rob Schumacher, Kyle Ponce, and Julian Hennig

How does payment work for private health insurance?

IBAN SEPA direct debit payment for private health insurance
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Written by Julian Hennig
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How does the travel add-on work?

Honestly: The best value insurance product.
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Written by Rob Schumacher
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How does the flex option work?

Helping you decide if the private health flex option is worth it.
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Written by Rob Schumacher
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How does sick pay work?

Helping you decide if you need sick pay and what it would cover.
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Written by Rob Schumacher
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How to choose a deductible level for private health insurance

Depending on your situation we recommend either low or high. Medium rarely makes sense
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Written by Rob Schumacher
Updated over a week ago

Can I get a social security number with private health insurance?

Here's how to get your SVNR with private health insurance.
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Written by Kyle Ponce
Updated over a week ago

How do employer contributions work for private health insurance?

Employers contribute toward your private health insurance. Find out how.
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Written by Julian Hennig
Updated over a week ago

I was rejected by private health insurance. What now?

Sometimes an application will get turned down. Here are your other options.
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Written by Rob Schumacher
Updated over a week ago

What happens to my insurance if I leave Germany?

Can I cancel my plan or will it cover me in other countries?
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Written by Kyle Ponce
Updated over a week ago

How does a deductible work?

Don't know what a deductible is? We've got answers.
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Written by Kyle Ponce
Updated over a week ago

Will my monthly premiums increase as I get older?

Does the price of insurance go up with age?
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Written by Kyle Ponce
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How can I cancel my policy?

Is there a notice period for cancellations?
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Written by Kyle Ponce
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How are monthly premiums calculated?

These factors determine how much you will pay.
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Written by Kyle Ponce
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Will my monthly premium increase if my salary increases?

Is the cost of private insurance tied to salary?
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Written by Kyle Ponce
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What happens if I lose my job?

Can I stay on private insurance if I'm unemployed?
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Written by Kyle Ponce
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Can my child be insured on my policy?

Does private insurance cover children?
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Written by Kyle Ponce
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How does private insurance coverage work in emergency situations?

Your private plan has you covered in emergencies. We explain how.
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Written by Kyle Ponce
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When does it make the most sense to go with private insurance?

Should I go with private insurance?
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Written by Kyle Ponce
Updated over a week ago