My employer offers coverage to our whole family, but only pays the premiums for my coverage; my kids’ premium is payroll deducted in full. Can I buy individual policies for my children instead?
July 2, 2020 – Q. I'm lucky – my boss pays for 100 percent of my coverage. But he doesn't pay any of the premium to add dependents to the plan. Can I… Read more
December 18, 2018 – Q. I have heard that because of Obamacare, employers have been dropping spouses from their plans. Is this true? A. Obamacare increased… Read more
I can’t enroll in my employer-sponsored plan until July. Do I have to pay a penalty for the first half of the year?
January 10, 2018 – Q. I've been uninsured for the last few years. My company offers health insurance, but I didn't enroll during the open enrollment period… Read more
July 10, 2016 – Q: How will the ACA's health insurance exchanges interact with critical illness plans? A: In recent years, critical illness plans —… Read more