June 18, 2020 – Q: What type of health insurance exchange does my state have? A: As of the 2020 plan year (starting with enrollment in the fall of 2019),… Read more
If my income is less than expected this year, I might be eligible for Medicaid. What can I do to cover my bases?
June 17, 2020 – Q: I'm self-employed, so my income varies from one year to the next. I enrolled through the exchange and projected an income that makes me… Read more
June 15, 2020 – You can purchase a child-only policy for your daughter, either in the exchange or off-exchange. If you qualify for a subsidy to help pay… Read more
How does my access to employer-sponsored coverage impact my eligibility for subsidized coverage through the exchanges?
June 3, 2020 – A. You're correct that your household income is within the subsidy eligibility range. However, subsidy eligibility is also determined by… Read more
May 13, 2020 – 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
May 13, 2020 – Q. I've heard that under the ACA, smokers have to pay 50 percent more for insurance – and that, even if they qualify for a tax credit,… Read more
I am on Medicare and Social Security. My wife is self employed and needs insurance from the state exchange. How do we figure our household income?
April 2, 2020 – Q: I am on Medicare and Social Security, my wife recently became self-employed and needs insurance from the state exchange. How do we… Read more
February 11, 2020 – Q. I'm seeing a lot of differing headlines about health insurance rates for 2020 – some say rates are going up, some say they're going… Read more
I’m 60 and retired. I can get insurance from my former employer but it’s very expensive. Do I qualify for insurance under the exchanges?
February 3, 2020 – But for retirees, the guidelines are more relaxed. Retirees who have access to a plan that provides minimum essential coverage can still… Read more
January 26, 2020 – Q: Can you explain the requirements for pediatric dental coverage? I've read that it's an essential health benefit that has to be covered… Read more
January 25, 2020 – Regardless of where you get your health insurance, you (and the IRS) will get a tax form from your employer, insurance company, or exchange… Read more
January 1, 2020 – Q: If I enroll in the exchanges, will that coverage take effect immediately? What's the earliest my coverage will take effect after I… Read more