August 31, 2017 – Q: What’s the difference between prescription discount plans and prescription drug insurance? A: There are two basic and very… Read more
June 8, 2017 – Q. Do student health policies have to cover birth control without co-pays? A. Yes. Policies that began on or after August 1, 2012, are… Read more
My employer offers insurance, but I think it’s too expensive. Can I apply for a subsidy to help me buy my own insurance?
March 29, 2017 – Q: My employer offers insurance, but I think it's too expensive. Can I apply for a subsidy to help me buy my own insurance? A: Probably… Read more
March 29, 2017 – Q: How will the health insurance exchanges affect me if I already have insurance from my employer? A: The marketplace in each state… Read more
June 18, 2016 – Q: Does the Affordable Care Act make it easier to get individual health insurance? A: Yes, in several ways, it's easier to get… Read more
If I turn down my employers’ offer of insurance and then am in an accident, don’t I have a right to sign up for coverage?
April 3, 2016 – Q. If I turn down my employers' offer of insurance and then am in an accident, don't I have a right to sign up for coverage? A: No. You… Read more
Will every business with more than 50 employees pay a penalty if it doesn’t offer ‘affordable, comprehensive’ insurance?
October 9, 2015 – Q. Will every business with more than 50 employees pay a penalty if they don’t offer "affordable, comprehensive" insurance starting in… Read more
October 8, 2015 – Q: Are employers required by the Affordable Care Act to purchase group insurance for their employees? A: Yes, depending on their size.… Read more
October 8, 2015 – Q: My health insurance options from my employer are on an exchange. Is this part of Obamacare? A: It could be, or it could be a private… Read more
October 8, 2015 – Q: My husband works for a much larger company than I do. I have always been covered under his plan because it is more affordable than the… Read more
What is a ‘new’ health plan? I’ve heard that only ‘new plans’ cover preventive care without co-pays.
October 7, 2015 – Q. What is a "new" health plan? I’ve heard that only "new plans" will cover preventive care without co-pays. A. True. If you bought… Read more
October 6, 2015 – Q: I work part-time. Will I be eligible for a premium subsidy to help me buy insurance? A: Your eligibility for a premium subsidy isn't… Read more