Contents tagged with short term health insurance
Posted Oct 12, 2017 by Jenifer Dorsey
Temporary plans exceeding 3 months could once again become popular Obamacare alternative
Update: President Trump on Oct. 12, 2017, signed an executive order that allows short term health insurance policies to extend beyond the three-month limit set last year under the Obama administration.
Continue reading: OVERRULED! Trump Healthcare Executive Order Targets Obama-Era Short Term Health Insurance Ruling
Posted Sep 14, 2017 by Jenifer Dorsey
Three in 10 U.S. jobs are held by the self-employed and the workers they hire. Taking the leap into self-employment or starting a small business means figuring a lot of things out, including how you will obtain health insurance.
Continue reading: Benefits for One, Please
Posted Apr 07, 2017 by Jenifer Dorsey
Since 2010, when President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law, the nation’s uninsured population has dropped to its lowest rate in the 25 years CDC’s National Health Interview Survey has reported such data: less than 10 percent. In the first nine months of 2016, the percentage of people who were uninsured at the time of the interview was 8.8 percent compared with 16 percent in 2010.
Continue reading: Do You Need Health Insurance This Year?
Posted Apr 04, 2017 by Jenifer Dorsey
As the Trump administration continues to debate the future of the Affordable Care Act, a new Obama-era health insurance rule is taking effect. It’s a rule that changes temporary coverage as we know it.
Continue reading: New Rules May Limit Your Short-Term Coverage Plans
Posted Dec 28, 2016 by Jenifer Dorsey
Continue reading: Infographic: How Short Term Health Insurance Works
Posted Dec 16, 2016 by Jenifer Dorsey
Did the December 15 enrollment deadline slip your mind? Or maybe you put off shopping for health insurance until December 15 and found yourself on hold with customer service or staring blankly at your computer screen not quite sure what plan to choose.
Continue reading: It’s Time to Make Weekend Plans: Last-Minute Shopping … for Health Insurance
Posted Dec 15, 2016 by Jenifer Dorsey
What happens if you don’t buy coverage for 2017?
It's December 15, which is the deadline for enrolling in an Obamacare plan that begins January 1, 2017. Maybe you haven’t enrolled because you aren’t sure which plan to buy or feel like you can’t afford coverage.
Continue reading: Does Obamacare Require You to Buy Insurance, or Are You Exempt?
Posted Nov 29, 2016 by Author
What distinguishes major medical insurance–or Obamacare–from short term health insurance?1
Continue reading: Infographic: The Differences Between STM and Obamacare