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Affordable Care Act

Obamacare penalty calculator

Will you owe a penalty under…

August 28, 2017 – If you decide not to purchase coverage and remain uninsured, you can use the calculator on this page to determine the size of the penalty… Read more

What happens to individual health insurance coverage when a policyholder moves to a new state? The answer depends on the carrier, and on each state.

How to keep your health insurance when…

July 15, 2016 – What happens to individual health insurance coverage when a policyholder moves to a new state? The answer depends on the carrier, and on… Read more

How SHOP exchanges help small business under Obamacare

How SHOP exchanges help small…

February 10, 2016 – The unprecedented advantages offered by ACA's SHOP exchanges truly make the law a game changer when it comes to making small businesses… Read more

Obamacare returns billions to American consumers.

Medical loss ratio returns $2.4B to…

January 27, 2016 – Thanks to the ACA's medical loss ratio (MLR), authored by Minnesota's Sen. Al Franken, health insurance companies were required to pay $332… Read more

Obamacare health insurance marketplaces and how they work.

What is a health insurance exchange?

August 20, 2013 – Health insurance exchanges are set to launch across the United States on October 1 and bring radical change to how people shop for and buy… Read more

Truth, justice and consumer protection for health insurance purchasers.

Consumer protections under the ACA

August 20, 2013 – The health reform law did many other things besides mandate the creation of state health insurance exchanges – also known as health… Read more

Help get more people health insurance.

Reducing the number of uninsured

September 29, 2010 – For many Americans, getting off the rolls of the uninsured is a simple matter of getting information about coverage that's already… Read more