Category: Health Insurance

Looking For ACA Healthcare Alternatives? Beware Catastrophic Health Insurance

Looking For ACA Healthcare Alternatives? Beware Catastrophic Health Insurance Looking For ACA Healthcare Alternatives? Beware Catastrophic Health Insurance

Health insurance continues to rank among the top concerns of people from all walks of life here in the United States. While it appears ACA health insurance rules may be upheld in the foreseeable future, there are still significant challenges around securing the right health insurance policy. Health insurance decisions can be difficult on a […]

Supreme Court Signals Health Insurance Changes May Be More Limited Than Thought

Supreme Court Signals Health Insurance Changes May Be More Limited Than Thought Supreme Court Signals Health Insurance Changes May Be More Limited Than Thought

Over the last few years, few things have weighed more heavily on employees than health insurance. While most people rely on employer-sponsored health insurance policies, a rough job market has left an increasing number of Americans without traditional health insurance in the midst of a public health crisis. Employers have also been thinking about health […]

One Strategy To Boost The Value Of Health Insurance In Your Employee Benefits

One Strategy To Boost The Value Of Health Insurance In Your Employee Benefits One Strategy To Boost The Value Of Health Insurance In Your Employee Benefits

It’s no surprise health insurance continues to lead the way as the most important of employee benefits. Survey after survey shows it: A landmark survey by Fractl found that better health insurance, dental, and vision benefits were named by 54% of respondents as worth “heavy consideration” when making their employment decisions. 34% said they were […]

What Happens if You Miss Open Enrollment?

What Happens if You Miss Open Enrollment? What Happens if You Miss Open Enrollment?

The year 2020 has been a year like none other and like many people, it is understandable if you might find yourself losing track of time. This year, the open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act/Public Marketplace for 2021 begins Sunday, November 1 and runs through Tuesday, December 15, 2020. If you do not […]

Yes, You Need Self-Employed Health Insurance

Yes, You Need Self-Employed Health Insurance Yes, You Need Self-Employed Health Insurance

Being your own boss, whether you are a sole proprietor, an independent contractor, or a freelancing gig worker does have its benefits. However, one benefit that you do not have the option for health insurance through an employer provided health plan. As recent unprecedented events have shown, you cannot take your or your family’s health […]

How 1099 Contractors Can Save on Health Insurance with HDHPs

How 1099 Contractors Can Save on Health Insurance with HDHPs How 1099 Contractors Can Save on Health Insurance with HDHPs

As a 1099 contractor, you work for yourself. This brings many advantages for you, and freedoms many traditional employees do not enjoy. On the other hand, it usually means that you need to fend for yourself when it comes to health insurance. The options may look daunting–and expensive. Before you dive into a traditional group […]

Health Insurance Options for Small Business Owners

Health Insurance Options for Small Business Owners Health Insurance Options for Small Business Owners

If you own a small business, your choices for health insurance can seem confusing. The Affordable Care Act requires companies with 50 or more employees to offer insurance. Even if you have fewer employees, though, offering coverage can help you attract better employees and protect their health over time. Understanding your options can help you […]

Understanding Your Health Insurance Options As An Independent Contractor

Understanding Your Health Insurance Options As An Independent Contractor Understanding Your Health Insurance Options As An Independent Contractor

The Affordable Care Act arrived with great fanfare. It has enabled millions of uninsured and under-insured Americans to access health insurance. However, independent contractors and small business owners have often found themselves facing the greatest difficulties. For some, securing a healthcare plan and other employee benefits has gotten harder, not easier. Businesses with fewer than […]