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November 1st Kicks Off Open Enrollment for Health Marketplaces

By |2015-10-22T14:26:38+00:00October 22nd, 2015|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

Beginning November 1, 2015, individuals (including their families) may apply for new health insurance or switch to a different health-care plan through a Health Insurance Marketplace. The open enrollment period ends January 31, 2016. Individuals can use Health Insurance Marketplaces to compare health plans for benefits and price, and select a plan that fits their needs. [...]

Can You Keep Your Current Insurance Plan?

By |2013-11-26T16:15:31+00:00November 26th, 2013|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Insurance Cancellations and The President's Response Over the past several months, many people have received cancellation notices from their health insurance carriers, often accompanied by the explanation that their current insurance plan doesn't meet the minimum requirements of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) scheduled to take effect January 1, 2014. In many instances, insurers are offering [...]

Affordable Care Act Notification Penalty as of October 1, 2013

By |2013-09-10T16:24:06+00:00September 10th, 2013|Categories: Business Wise, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Beginning October 1, 2013 any business with at least one employee and $500,000 in annual revenue must notify all employees by letter about the Affordable Care Act’s health-care exchanges, or face a fine up to $100 per day. This requirement applies to any business regulated under the Fair Labor Standards Act, regardless of size.  Going forward, [...]

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White House Delays Employer Health Insurance Mandate

By |2013-07-12T15:51:49+00:00July 12th, 2013|Categories: Business Wise, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The White House announced on July 2, 2013, that it would delay implementation of the Affordable Care Act's reporting requirements applicable to large and mid-sized employers and health insurers for one year. As a result, the health insurance mandate applicable to these same employers will not be enforced until 2015. The announcement appeared in separate blog [...]

What Does the Supreme Court Ruling on the Health Care Reform Law Mean to You?

By |2012-07-19T13:35:52+00:00July 19th, 2012|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

On June 28, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled, in a landmark decision, that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), including the provision that most Americans carry health insurance or pay a penalty, is constitutional. great college essaysglasses onlineThe ACA, signed into law in 2010, made sweeping reforms to health-care coverage in the United [...]

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