Tag Archives: Health Insurance

6 Key Points of the ACA Employer Mandate

6 Key Points of the ACA Employer Mandate

It’s the start of the New Year, which means the Affordable Care Act (ACA) employer mandate, delayed from its original date, went into effect as of January 1, 2015. The mandate states that small business owners with 100 or more full-time equivalent employees must be in compliance with ACA employer requirements, or else face penalties. Here are […]

What’s Next for the Affordable Care Act?

By Megan Cooney, Marketing Assistant Although the first open enrollment period for health insurance through the Marketplace officially closed at midnight on March 31, those who began applications that day will have until April 15 to finish the enrollment process. President Obama announced that over 7.1 million Americans applied for health insurance through the exchange […]

Find Out What You (Don’t) Know About Health Insurance

By Richard A. McGrath, CIC, LIA Based on a recent survey, Americans have an unhealthy lack of knowledge about health insurance. LIMRA, an insurance trade organization, surveyed more than 2,000 consumers throughout the country, asking them 10 questions about their health insurance. Considering that they were true-or-false questions, anyone taking the survey could guess and […]