PPACA / Obamacare

PPACA / Obamacare News & Analysis

How Do I Prove I Have Health Insurance For My Taxes?

Beginning in 2016, individuals who have health insurance should receive one of three new tax forms for 2015: the Form 1095-A, Form 1095-B... Read More

ACA Special Enrollment Period: What Is It? How Does It Work?

Here we discuss what a special enrollment period is, what qualifies someone for a special enrollment period and how to appeal the denial of... 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... Read More

Average Cost Of Health Insurance (2018)

Health Insurance premiums have risen dramatically over the past decade. In the past, insurers would price your health insurance based on... Read More

How Age Affects Health Insurance Costs

Under the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), the age of the policyholder is one of the few characteristics insurers are permitted to use for... Read More

Minimum Essential Coverage Under The ACA / Obamacare

Minimum Essential Coverage is defined under The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) as healthcare coverage that fulfills all the necessary... Read More

Obamacare / ACA Cost Sharing Reductions

The Affordable Care Act / Obamacare makes health insurance affordable in two ways. The first is through advanced tax credit subsidies that... Read More

Rate Changes For 2015 Colorado Obamacare Rate Are Looking Mixed

Yesterday Colorado's Division of Insurance released the first batch of health insurance rate filings with the premium rate change requests... Read More

Obamacare Consumers Likely To See Significant Rate Increases In 2015

Even though the 2014 open enrollment period feels like it just closed, insurers in many states are already preparing for next year. With... Read More