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Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) everyone is now required to have some form of healthcare coverage. Here you can shop for insurance plans or find interactive tools, analysis and research about insurance and the regulations that govern it.


The Affordable Care Act introduced a number of regulations towards health insurance coverage in the United States. These guides discuss the many changes to the marketplace enacted by the legislation.

Understanding Health Insurance

Our guides on how different parts of health insurance plans work and what you need to know before choosing a health insurance provider. These articles will walk you through the various benefits and terms you will need to understand when evaluating an insurance plan.

Health Insurance News

Want Lasik or IVF? Get a Health Savings Account (HSA) First

A Health Savings Account can save you tons of money on health, dental, vision, hearing and disability expenses that aren't typically... Read More

Closing of Kentucky’s Healthcare Exchange Appears Imminent

A state healthcare exchange with more than 80,000 participants will likely close as soon as the end of this year. In a Dec. Read More

Your Health Insurance Coverage Just Evaporated. Now What?

Some 166,000 people who get their health insurance through the New York State Exchange are receiving surprise letters informing them that Read More

More Healthcare Co-ops Shutter as Open Enrollment Approaches

Consumer Operated and Oriented Plans (or co-ops) continue to falter and fold with the open enrollment period just around the corner. Out... Read More

Obamacare Enrollees Should Not Automatically Renew If They've Quit Smoking

For Obamacare enrollees who have quit or reduced their smoking habits in the last year, there may be an opportunity to save hundreds or e Read More

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama Filing for up to 71% Rate Increase in 2016

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama has filed with Alabama's insurance regulators requesting an increase on the company's marketplace plan Read More

Ohio Should Expect More Costly Health Insurance as First Wave of Rate Increases Come In

The first wave of rate increases requests from health insurance providers in the state of Ohio paints a gloomy picture when it comes to p Read More

Health Insurance Exchange Board More Than Doubles Its Fees

Fees will more than double for those who purchased health insurance policies through the Connect for Health Colorado exchange. Read More

Doubling Colorado Health Insurance Exchange Fees Might Not Save It

Connect for Health Colorado recommended more than doubling the fee insurers pay on each policy purchased on the exchange, but even that m Read More