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premium subsidies

All about Obamacare's cost-sharing subsidies

The ACA’s cost-sharing subsidies

April 11, 2017 – While the Affordable Care Act's premium subsidies help pay the cost of the health insurance itself, cost-sharing subsidies help to reduce… Read more

Self-employed health insurance…

April 3, 2017 – It's important for the self-employed to know all the ways they can save a few dollars here and there. One obvious place to look is on their… Read more

Will you receive an Obamacare premium subsidy?

Will you receive an Obamacare premium…

January 1, 2017 – 2017 is the fourth year that Obamacare subsidies have been available, and awareness of the law's premium tax credits (subsidies) continues… Read more

Beware Obamacare’s ‘subsidy cliff’

October 17, 2016 – If you're facing a subsidy cliff, you may want to talk with an accountant to see if there's anything you can do to lower your modified… Read more

Can you count on your Obamacare subsidy?

Can you count on your Obamacare…

September 15, 2016 – So let's revisit the question: Can you count on your Obamacare subsidies? In short, yes. Regardless of what you've heard about Obamcare —… Read more

Alternatives to COBRA under Obamacare

Do you still need COBRA health…

August 18, 2016 – The combination of COBRA and the ACA present a solid array of options for people who are losing their employer-sponsored health insurance.… Read more

Obamacare no family left behind

No family left behind by Obamacare

August 18, 2016 – Somewhere between two million and four million people are impacted by the family glitch. They are disproportionately lower-income, because… Read more

What you don't know about health insurance can cost you.

What you don’t know can’t help you…

October 29, 2014 – Open enrollment starts on November 15, but 89 percent of uninsured Americans don’t know that. Two-thirds of the uninsured population… 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

What to expect when shopping in the Obamacare exchanges.

Shopping in the exchanges: what to…

August 20, 2013 – Ever since the ACA was signed into law in 2010, "exchange" has been a buzz word in health care reform. But there's still plenty of… Read more