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So it looks like the ACA is going to go away as we know it …

By |2017-01-17T19:19:37+00:00January 17th, 2017|Affordable, Affordable Care Act, California Health Insurance, Covered CA, family health insurance, health care, Individual Health, Individual health insurance, Obama Care, reform, small business health care, subsidies, tax credits, Taxes|

... the real problem is what is going to replace it?  There seems to be major division in the GOP on how to do this. We heard all year that President-Elect Trup was going to repeal and replace the ACA ... but we have yet to hear with what?!?!?! Here is the latest from the

Looming changes to ObamaCare …

By |2016-11-29T21:45:07+00:00November 29th, 2016|Affordable, Affordable Care Act, California Health Insurance, Covered CA, family health insurance, health care, Individual Health, Individual health insurance, Obama Care, reform, small business health care, subsidies, tax credits|

Now that we know who our next President will be, the question I keep getting asked is: “What is going to happen to my health insurance?” My answer - In the short term, nothing.  In the long run…. Well, we’re not exactly sure. Here is what we know about President Elect Trump's plan: During his

So after 3 weeks what have we learned?

By |2013-10-22T20:55:00+00:00October 22nd, 2013|Affordable, Affordable Care Act, California Health Insurance, Covered CA, family health insurance, Individual health insurance, Obama Care, reform, subsidies, timeline|

It is finally here.  We are three weeks into open enrollment.  The Affordable Care Act has definitely seen its detractors but it has survived up to this point.  No matter what happens in Washington D.C., the exchange in California is here to stay (that is, at least for 2014).  So after 3 weeks what have we learned? 

2013 – Covered California – list of carriers

By |2013-06-04T20:25:00+00:00June 4th, 2013|Affordable Care Act, California Health Insurance, family health insurance, reform, subsidies|

On May 23 Covered California annouced the 13 health insurance plans that will offer health care coverge through the exchange.  You will find large carriers such as Kaiser and Anthem Blue Cross on this list.  What I find interesting are the carriers not on the list.  Carriers such as Aetna, Cigna and United HealthCare chose to

Brief run down of Individual & Family plans

By |2013-04-24T16:05:00+00:00April 24th, 2013|Affordable Care Act, family health insurance, Individual health insurance, subsidies, tax credits|

I wanted to give you a brief run down of what we know about the new health care plans for individuals & family plans - meaning, anyone that does not get insurance through their employer. To begin with all new plans must cover essential health benefits such as doctor visits, hospitalization, emergency care, maternity, pediatric