My eligibility for Medicaid depends on how my income compares to 138 percent of the Federal Poverty Level. Can you spell out what that means in dollars?
November 8, 2020 – Q. I know that whether I qualify for expanded Medicaid depends on how my income compares with 138 percent of the Federal Poverty Level… Read more
October 26, 2020 – And it's important to note that if initially pick an off-exchange plan, you won't be eligible to switch to an exchange plan until the next… Read more
October 5, 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
August 14, 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
August 12, 2020 – Q. I'll start college soon and I’m trying to decide whether I would be better off enrolling in the plan my college offers, buying my own… Read more
August 12, 2020 – Q. If I don't enroll in a health insurance plan by the end of open enrollment (December 15), what options will I have? A. In most cases,… Read more
August 12, 2020 – The Affordable Care Act included an enrollment platform called SHOP (Small Business Health Options Program), an exchange where businesses… 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 9, 2020 – Here's where you should look for help if have trouble enrolling through a health insurance marketplace – or if you have issues with your… 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
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