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Friday, October 21, 2016 RENEWING YOUR HEALTH INSURANCE FOR 2017. Those of you who live in the Bay Area may have read with some shock the page one article in Monday's (October 16, 2016) edition of the Chronicle, "Covered California's insurance hikes are starting to pinch. READ MORE >>
Thursday, August 27, 2015 Shop Around for the Right Covered California Insurer and Policy for You Covered California recently announced that, on average, health insurance premiums in California will increase in 2016 at the relatively modest rate of 4.0 percent. (See my blog entry "Covered California Announces New Health Insurance Rates for 2016," dated August 3, 2016). READ MORE >>
Saturday, July 18, 2015 California Small Business Owners Can Obtain Health Insurance for Themselves and Their Employees Through the SHOP Exchange The Affordable Care Act (ACA) does not require businesses with fewer than 50 eligible employees to obtain health insurance for its employees. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 April 30 -- Last Chance to Avoid Tax Penalties for Failure to be Insured in 2015 When you filed your federal tax return for 2014 -- sometime before April 15, 2014 -- you may have realized for the first time that failure to have purchased health insurance in 2014 subjected you to a special tax penalty, known to tax lawyers as a "shared responsibility payment. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, January 28, 2015Sutter Health and Blue Shield of California are in a Major Contract Dispute -- What Does it Mean to You? The Dispute. ##### See The note at the end of this post for the current status of the Sutter Health - Blue Shield of California Dispute. ##### READ MORE >>