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pre-existing condition

Is everyone who makes too much for ACA subsidies going to see big premium increases?

Did health insurance premiums go up for 2020? or down? I’m seeing different headlines.

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

Six confused people who are leery of short-term insurance

Should I be leery of short-term health insurance?

August 2, 2018 – Outside of the Obamacare annual open enrollment window, people without a qualifying event have very few options for purchasing new health… Read more

I already have an employer-sponsored health insurance's how does Obamacare help me?

I already have great employer-sponsored health insurance that covers my pre-existing conditions. So how does Obamacare help me?

October 18, 2016 – Q. For years, I've had great employer-sponsored health insurance that covered my pre-existing conditions. So how does Obamacare help me? It… Read more

Does the Affordable Care Act make it easier to get individual health insurance?

Does the Affordable Care Act make it easier to get individual health insurance?

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

How do the self-employed access health insurance through the health insurance exchanges? Does the subsidy apply to me?

March 2, 2016 – Q: I'm a self-employed person with no employees. How do I access health insurance through the health insurance exchanges? Does the… Read more