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Cancer is expensive. Triage cancer provides education on the topics that can have an impact on finances for individuals coping with cancer. Browse our Quick Guides & resources to help you navigate finances after cancer, manage the costs of treatment, and reduce financial toxicity.

Our Resources

CancerFinances.org

CancerFinances.org

~ Health Insurance
~ Disability Insurance
~ Education Rights
~ Family Building
~ Financial Assistance Resources
~ & more!

Our Webinars

Below you will find recordings of past webinars. Check out our upcoming webinars for up-to-date information on these topics here.

Webinar Description

This webinar explores the different types of health insurance, learn how to pick the best plan to reduce out-of-pocket expenses, as well as other ways to reduce the financial burden of cancer. This webinar will provide social workers, nurses, and other types of health care professionals with a foundation to help patients make those decisions and provide appropriate referrals.

Webinar Description

A cancer diagnosis and treatment can have a long-lasting impact on your finances. This webinar will discuss practical tips to reduce the financial impact of a cancer diagnosis, how to maintain or rebuild financial health, and where to find financial assistance.

Webinar Description

Understanding how federal and state laws, employer policies, and disability insurance work together is key to being able to take time off work, maintain an income, and protect your job and employer-sponsored health insurance coverage. There are also options for caregivers who need to take time off work. This session will cover the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family & Medical Leave Act, state leave laws, and disability insurance options, and explain how they can work together for you.

Webinar Description

Estate planning can be overwhelming and can often bring up topics that are difficult to discuss. However, being prepared can also bring a sense of comfort. This webinar will cover the various documents that can make up an estate plan, things to consider as you begin the process of creating your plan and options available to individuals to protect their medical decision making rights.

Webinar Description

Has your health insurance company denied coverage for a treatment, procedure or a prescription drug? You don’t need to take “No” for an answer. Depending on the type of health insurance coverage you have, there is a process for appealing your insurance company’s decision. This webinar will describe the appeals process for private health insurance, employer-sponsored health insurance, Medicare, and Medicaid, to help you get the medical care you need.

Other Resources

American Bar Association – Understanding Your Credit Score

American Bar Association – Money Management