Compare Affordable Care Act (ACA) Health Insurance Plans

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 Research & Advice

Enrolling in a Health Insurance Exchange Plan over the Phone

Given issues accessing information on the federal health insurance exchange websites, enrolling in a plan over the phone might be the next... Read More

A Comprehensive Look at Ohio Exchange Premiums and Plans

Our analysis of the plans and premiums that will be available on the Ohio Exchange. Read More

A Comprehensive Look At The Oregon Health Insurance Exchange

A comprehensive examination of the options on the Oregon Health Insurance Exchange. Read More

The Young Will Pay More Than The Old For Some Health Insurance Plans

The structure of the subsidies in the Affordable Care Act will lead a young person with the same exact income as an older person to pay... Read More

A Comprehensive Look At Exchange Premiums and Plans in California

Summaries of the plans and options for each of the 19 health insurance areas in the state of California. Find out what the range of prices... Read More

Health Insurance Terms and Definitions

Deductible Coinsurance Copay Out of Pocket Maximums Insurance... Read More

Enrolling on the ACA Insurance Exchanges

Enrollment for the 2014 health plans is set to begin on October 1, 2013 and run through March 31, 2014. During this period consumers will... Read More

Choosing The Right Health Insurance Exchange Plan

The two main components to consider when evaluating a health insurance plan are its coverage and cost. Under coverage we incorporate items... Read More

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