Compare Affordable Care Act (ACA) Health Insurance Plan

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

ACA May Penalize Your Family for Receiving Employer Health Benefits

In our continuing analysis of the financial incentives built into the Affordable Care Act (ACA), we examine how the law impacts employer Read More

ACA Subsidy Cliff May Incentivize Some To Earn Less

The introduction of ACA subsidies to help people buy insurance on the individual market creates a number of economic incentives when it c Read More

A look at the impact of ACA subsidies for individuals

In 2014 residents across the United States will be required to purchase health insurance in one form or another or face tax penalties for Read More

Oregon Health Care Cost Increases under the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act, will usher in multiple changes for Oregon residents. ValuePenguin compared costs of current health care... Read More

ACA premiums soar for some similar plans

In these case studies, ValuePenguin compares health insurance premiums under current plans and proposed for PPACA health exchanges by... Read More

Ohio Health Care Cost Increases under Affordable Care Act

The PPACA, commonly known as ObamaCare, will usher in multiple changes for Ohio residents. ValuePenguin compared costs of current health... Read More