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Throwback Thursday: Healthcare.gov

 
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What to expect from the Marketplace

With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act came the Marketplace. The Marketplace, sometimes know as the health insurance "exchange", is an online domain where the uninsured can apply for health insurance.

Can I opt out of Medicare Part A?

 
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Yes, but it means losing your Social Security benefits 

If your mailbox is overflowing with Medicare information, you are not alone. Today, we'll discuss a particular Medicare question that comes up often. Can I opt out of Medicare Part A? 

Healthcare Roundup - Halloween Safety

 
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Keep your family safe this Halloween

Does Halloween have you spooked? With more pedestrian accidents than any other day of the year, it's important you talk to your family about safety. Here are some resources to guarantee a fun and safe night for your kids.

10 healthcare reporters you should be following on Twitter

 
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Interested in healthcare? Here are some of our favorite reporters tweeting everything you need to know.

Defined Contribution in 140 characters or less

 
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A snapshot of Defined Contribution

Defined Contribution is a strategy where an employer fixes an amount for each employee to purchase health coverage, typically on the individual market.

Health reform penalties imminent for employers

 
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Implications of the Affordable Care Act 

2015 will be the first year of employer penalties under healthcare reform. Industries that historically have not offered healthcare, such as food service and staffing, are most exposed.

I underestimated my income to get a subsidy. What will happen?

 
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Reader Q+A

Last year when I signed up for health insurance, I was out of a job and only making a little money working retail. I only pay $20/month for my health plan because the rest is subsidized because of my income.

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Throwback Thursday: Opening Indiana's 2nd healthcare retail store

 
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A blast from our team's past

Your favorite St. Bernard is having a pretty busy year. Let's throw it back to when Bernie was just a pup starting out. Since 2006, we've been rescuing people just like you from healthcare confusion.

Why I joined the healthcare freedom revolution

 
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And what healthcare freedom means for you

Shopping for health insurance isn't what most of us consider fun. Shopping for sunglasses on Amazon can be fun. Shopping for new (or old) records at Grimey's in Nashville can be fun.

Parent of a special needs child? 4 insurance tips to save your wallet

 
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Learn how to find the best health insurance strategy 

As a parent of a special needs child, you probably know more about health insurance than you care to. From neurological exams to the search for the perfect in-network provider, it can be overwhelming, can't it? 


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