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Rate relief for resort areas…

New Obamacare map could cut insurance costs | AspenTimes.com. Redrawing the maps will still leave resort county residents with some of the country’s highest Obamacare premiums. Salazar said the new lineup of insurance regions could bring cost down between 4 … Continue reading

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Enrollment in Obamacare Exchanges: How Will Your Health Insurance Fare?

Enrollment in Obamacare Exchanges: How Will Your Health Insurance Fare?. Source Report: How Will You Fare in the Obamacare Exchanges? The following states will see decreases. Colorado, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Rhode Island For the most part, these states … Continue reading

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Hospitals reject six ObamaCare plans

Be careful out there – Hospitals reject six ObamaCare plans | New York Post. While most people have only 4 classes of plans to choose from, Bronze, Silver Gold and Platinum the big issue is the completeness of the network. … Continue reading

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Average lowest cost Silver plans state by state

PPACA premiums, state-by-state | LifeHealthPro. The average cost of the 2nd lowest cost Silver plan. Note, this is averaged across all ages and all rating regions within the state. So it should be used as a very general guidepost.  

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An annonymous clients encounter with Obamacare premiums

I had a conversation with a client today. This family of 4 has an Anthem HSA plan with a $5500 deducticle then 100% coverage.  This is a family deductible, so all medical expenses go into a single deductible bucket. The maximum … Continue reading

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Study: Insurance costs to soar under Obamacare

Study: Insurance costs to soar under Obamacare – CBS News. New research from the Manhattan Institute estimates that insurance rates for young men will rise by 99 percent. Rates for younger women will rise between 55 percent to 62 percent, … Continue reading

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One man’s ObamaCare nightmare… (perhaps)

One man’s ObamaCare nightmare | Fox News. “When I saw the letter when I came home from work,” Andy said, describing the large red wording on the envelope from his insurance carrier, “(it said) ‘your action required,benefit changes, act now.’ … Continue reading

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Obamacare alert: Warning young invincibles

Obamacare Is Really, Really Bad For You, Especially If You’re Young – Forbes. Starting next year, the Affordable Care Act will severely weaken the link between health insurance premiums and age-related risks. Health insurance companies won’t be allowed to charge … Continue reading

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Health plans drop working spouses or add surcharges

Health plans drop working spouses | TribLIVE. A growing number of companies are looking to clamp down on rising health care costs by dumping coverage for their employees’ working spouses. Others are requiring their workers to pay extra money to … Continue reading

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But nobody needs a federal bureaucrat to tell him what health insurance to buy…

Examiner Editorial: Obamacare is a 19th-century answer to a 21st-century question | WashingtonExaminer.com. The Wall Street Journal’s Daniel Henninger captured it well with this observation last week: “Even if you are a liberal and support the goals of the Affordable … Continue reading

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“.. In the end the bill is a massive transfer of wealth from the young to the old. “

Charles Krauthammer welcomes the young invinvibles to Obamacare: Obamacare “A Massive Transfer Of Wealth From The Young To The Old” | RealClearPolitics.

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‘Many People Will Pay More For Health Insurance’ Under Obamacare

Aetna Letter Warns Customers: ‘Many People Will Pay More For Health Insurance’ Under Obamacare | The Weekly Standard.     The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is changing health insurance. This includes adding preventive care and essential health benefits. The ACA … Continue reading

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Additional Colorado exchange pricing from CCHI

The Colorado Consumer Health Initiative (CCHI) has done some analysis of Colorado exchange pricing filed with the state. Their dressed up conclusion in my opinion… “Colorado consumers will be pleased they will have a enough health insurance plans from among which to … Continue reading

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Ohio reveals high exchange rates

Ohio reveals high exchange rates | LifeHealthPro. Ohio officials said late Thursday that health insurance costs will increase “significantly” under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The state’s department of insurance estimated the average individual premium will increase from … Continue reading

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More issues with “you can keep your doctor or hospital”

Oh and an averate 50% rate increase in California.   Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com “What they also explained is that the insurer’s restricted the network. So you’re likely going to have to give up the doctor and the … Continue reading

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