Obamacare articles by tag

subsidies

2017 Obamacare subsidy calculator

January 9, 2017 – An impressive 85 percent of Americans shopping in the exchanges receive subsidies. If you're worried about the cost of premiums, use our… 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

Individual health insurance under…

August 18, 2016 – If you are self employed, or if your employer does not offer health insurance, you'll likely turn to the private market to purchase an… Read more

All about Obamacare's cost-sharing subsidies

The ACA’s cost-sharing subsidies

August 16, 2016 – 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

Penalties for not buying health insurance, ACA

The Obamacare penalty: facts and…

February 6, 2015 – Louise Norris talks with Andrew Sprung about the penalty consumers might face if they do not adhere to the Affordable Care Act’s… Read more

Would anyone choose a bronze plan?

For whom the (Bronze) bell tolls

November 21, 2014 – Does it in fact make sense for anyone to buy a Bronze plan? A plan with a $5,000 or $6,000 deductible may save a person with at least… 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

Getting the most out of your Obamacare policy

Getting the most from your new…

January 11, 2014 – The media have focused on the cost of the monthly premium. How much would you contribute per month on the various plans and would you get a… Read more