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Health Insurance

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Only 35,000 Enrolled In First Month Of California Healthcare Exchange

California’s new health insurance exchange tentatively enrolled 35,000 people during its first month of operation, a fraction of the eventual goal in the state with the nation’s largest uninsured population.

11/13/2013

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Romneycare Vs. Obamacare: Key Similarities & Differences

Can the nation expect to see the same positive results across the country as was seen in Massachusetts?

11/13/2013

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Enforcing The Health Law Mandate: What The IRS Can & Can’t Do

According to one tax expert, the IRS cannot attach a lien to personal assets for not having health insurance.

11/13/2013

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5 Ways To Buy Health Insurance Without A Government Exchange

If you are not assured by promises of a highly secure government exchange to buy health insurance, skip it.

11/08/2013

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Cancellation Delayed For 115,000 Blue Shield Of California Policies

California’s insurance commissioner has reached an agreement with one of the state’s major health insurance companies to delay its cancellation of more than 115,000 individual policies under the federal Affordable Care Act.

11/05/2013

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Alameda-Based Health Plan Pulled From Covered California Insurance Marketplace

The Alameda Alliance for Health has been removed from Covered California because it has not been approved by the state to sell health coverage in the commercial market.

11/02/2013

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Nearly 1 Million Californians Could Lose Health Care Plans Under Obamacare

The head of California’s new health insurance exchange estimates that nearly one million Californians may see their health insurance plans disappear when the Affordable Care Act kicks in.

10/29/2013

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ConsumerWatch: ACA Leads To Rate Hikes For Some Policyholders

Some Californians are getting hit with a painful side effect of Obamacare: Their health insurance rates are going up. But California’s health care exchange says consumers shouldn’t freak out just yet.

10/25/2013

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Enrollment Begins At California Health Care Exchange

Business officially opened Tuesday morning at health insurance exchange call centers in California, under President Obama’s health care overhaul.

10/01/2013

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5 Things You Need To Know About The ACA

The Affordable Care Act is a nationwide effort to cover millions more people with health insurance. There are five key things to know about your options…

09/30/2013

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