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Monday, October 16, 2017On October 12, President Trump announced that the government would no longer make Cost-Sharing Reduction (CSR) payments to health insurance companies. What are CSR payments? And what effect does their cancellation have on my health insurance coverage. Will the cost of my policy go up? READ MORE >>
Thursday, October 12, 2017Health care coverage and ObamaCare in particular have been in the news a lot lately. The Trump administration and Republicans in Congress made several attempts to “repeal and replace” ObamaCare in 2017. READ MORE >>
Friday, January 29, 2016 Californians have until January 31, 2016 (Sunday) to obtain health insurance. At least that was the deadline until Friday (January 29) when Covered California extended enrollment until midnight February 6. There is a catch. To take advantage of the extended deadline you must have started the enrollment process by midnight on January 31. READ MORE >>
Monday, August 3, 2015 Covered California recently (July 27, 2015) announced insurance premiums for individual health insurance policies to be applicable in 2016. Rates will increase an average of 4.0 percent compared to 2015. This rate of increase compares favorably to the 4. READ MORE >>
Monday, July 28, 2014 On July 22nd, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit announced its decision that the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) does not authorize government subsidies for health insurance purchased on federal, as opposed to, state, exchanges. READ MORE >>
Monday, January 20, 2014A lot of people want to know if they should be on Medi-Cal or a Covered California Premium Assistance Plan. This Chart explains what the income requirements are for each. It was taken from the Covered California Website. If you are Medi-Cal eligible, then you are not eligible for Covered California Premium Assistance. READ MORE >>