3 Things You Need to Know About Pre-Existing Conditions
Pre-existing conditions have become more prevalent in the news over the last decade due to the ongoing fight over the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as... read more
How to Decide Which Health Insurance Plan To Buy During Open Enrollment
For most of the country, health plan open enrollment runs November 1 - December 15, 2019. A few select states offer... read more
Short Term Health Insurance Coverage Duration Rules In Every State
Neither the Trump administration or Congress have been able to disassemble the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as it stands today, so states have stepped forward to protect... read more
What Happens When My Healthcare Plan Doesn’t Have a PPO Network
Open access networks that have no doctor restrictions are beginning to buzz in the news media right now. With traditional major medical plans and PPO networks continuing to fight... read more
If the ACA Goes Away, What Health Insurance Benefits Will I Lose?
In late December 2018, Judge Reed O’Connor of the North District of Texas, ruled the Affordable Care Act (ACA) unconstitutional based on a change to... read more
Health Insurance and Pre-Existing Conditions in 2018
Updated October 24, 2019 With the barrage of news reports coming out of Washington regarding the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, two big unanswered... read more
How Will My Individual Health Insurance Change Under President-Elect Trump?
In one of the most embattled elections in recent history, Donald Trump beat out Hillary Clinton for the White House to become the future 45th president of the United... read more
What You Need To Know Before Buying Health Insurance
Updated October 22, 2019 Buying individual health insurance is an emotional experience. You might feel pressured to buy it. You could be afraid you can’t afford the monthly payments. You... read more
Health Care Quiz: Do You Understand How Health Plans Work?
Think you know how your health insurance works? In 2013 the Urban Institute Policy Center studied public understanding of basic health insurance concepts... read more
What is Better For The Unemployed? Short Term Health Insurance or COBRA?
Suddenly losing your job can be alarming. One moment your life is humming along, and the next it is abruptly placed on hold. How will you pay... read more
Cover Health Insurance Gap Before Obamacare Plan Begins
The uninsured rate has tumbled since the start of the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare), but there are still 12 million uninsured Americans who are foregoing health... read more
Pairing Short Term Medical With Supplemental Insurance
If you are healthy and rarely see a doctor, paying for health insurance can seem like a waste of money each month. It’s a nice to have... read more
Dollars and Sense Behind Supplemental Health Insurance
If you have health insurance, think about your deductible (that is how much you have to pay out of your own pocket before your health insurance company will begin... read more
Supplemental Insurance – Coverage That Pays Cash Benefits for Medical Bills
The Affordable Care Act promised low cost health insurance and cost assistance to millions of Americans who were uninsured. Today more than 12 million have... read more