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premiums

I thought subsidies were available for anyone with incomes up to 400 percent of poverty level, but the calculators I’ve used say our family doesn’t qualify. Why?

I thought subsidies were available for anyone with incomes up to 400 percent of poverty level, but the calculators I’ve used say our family doesn’t qualify. Why?

January 7, 2018 – Q. Our family of three has an income of $62,000 (just over 300 percent of poverty level). I thought that subsidies were available for… Read more

Will my father’s premiums go up if I get coverage through his plan instead of my university’s plan?

January 3, 2018 – Q. I’m 24 and a graduate student. I can get health coverage through my university, but my father has an excellent plan at work, and he… Read more

I work part-time. Am I eligible for a premium subsidy to help me buy insurance?

I work part-time. Am I eligible for a premium subsidy to help me buy insurance?

October 6, 2017 – Q: I work part-time. Will I be eligible for a premium subsidy to help me buy insurance? A: Your eligibility for a premium subsidy isn't… Read more

Will I be able to see next year’s health insurance rates on exchange sites before open enrollment?

Will I be able to see next year’s health insurance rates on exchange sites before open enrollment?

October 21, 2015 – Q. Will I be able to see next year's rates on the exchange website before open enrollment begins? A: In most states, yes, although how… Read more