The Consumers Health Forum described the expenses faced by Australians as "disturbing".
This industry is less trusted than the retail and travel industries.
It's worth reviewing your insurance policies to ensure you're not over- or under-insured.
Well over 1,000 people paid inflation-linked increases when they didn't need to.
Heart attacks, cataract surgery and joint replacements would be excluded from even the second-highest level of cover under proposals issued by the government.
There seems to be minimal respite from spiralling healthcare costs.
Current disclosure laws make insurance policies difficult to understand,
The AMA says private health insurers need to lower their fees to make it more affordable for Aussies.
Mozo found big differences across states when it came to comprehensive cover.
These simple tips could help you meet the insurance needs for your home, your car and for travel, without burning a hole in your hip pocket.