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Will you receive an Obamacare premium subsidy?

Will you receive an Obamacare premium…

January 1, 2017 – 2017 is the fourth year that Obamacare subsidies have been available, and awareness of the law's premium tax credits (subsidies) continues… Read more

Individual health insurance under…

August 18, 2016 – If you are self employed, or if your employer does not offer health insurance, you'll likely turn to the private market to purchase an… Read more

In addition to premium subsidies, Obamacare offers cost-sharing subsidies.

Desperately seeking cost-sharing…

December 18, 2014 – In this segment, Louise Norris and fellow healthinsurance.org contributor Andrew Sprung explain the value of cost-sharing reduction (CSR)… Read more

Would anyone choose a bronze plan?

For whom the (Bronze) bell tolls

November 21, 2014 – Does it in fact make sense for anyone to buy a Bronze plan? A plan with a $5,000 or $6,000 deductible may save a person with at least… Read more