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2015 March - Health Insurance Chat

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Entries for March, 2015

Special enrollment period allows people to get health insurance in 2015

News from WDBJ7: ROANOKE, Va. – If you haven’t enrolled in health insurance through the Affordable Care Act, or ACA, it’s not too late.    Open enrollment for this year ended February 15, but there’s a special enrollment period that could get you the coverage you may need and want. The new enrollment period will end [...]

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Say goodbye to employer-provided health insurance

News from MarketWatch: Could employer-provided health insurance be going the way of employer-sponsored pension plans? Rick Lindquist, president of Zane Benefits, which specializes in individual health insurance reimbursement for small businesses, says: Not only could it happen; it’s happening already. Lindquist and Paul Zane Pilzer (who founded Zane Benefits), argue that case in their new [...]

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Arbitrator issues split-decision in state employee wages, health insurance case

News from KCRG: DES MOINES — Members of Iowa’s largest state employees’ union will pay a share of their monthly health insurance premiums while receiving wage increases of about 6 percent over the next two fiscal years under an independent arbitrators’ agreement Saturday that broke an impasse between state and union negotiators. Under the binding [...]

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Health Insurance and Your Taxes: What to Know

News from U.S. News & World Report: About 20 million Americans who were uninsured in 2014 will qualify for an exemption. Filing taxes is going to be different this year for many of us. For the first time, Americans are required to pay a tax penalty if they didn’t have health insurance. Well – some [...]

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