June 1, 2019 – Q. Obamacare advocates frequently talk about how most exchange enrollees qualify for government subsidies. But who is left out? Aren't… Read more
December 17, 2018 – Q. I am self-employed and my husband is on Medicare. I deduct my health care premiums on my income tax. I recently heard that I also can… Read more
January 15, 2018 – If recipients end up earning more than anticipated, they could have to pay back some of the subsidy. This can catch people off guard,… Read more
If all Silver plans cover the same benefits and percentage of costs, why do premiums vary by carrier?
August 10, 2016 – Q. If all of the Silver plans in an exchange must offer the same benefits, and cover 70 percent of the cost of those benefits, why do… Read more
October 13, 2015 – 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