Archive for the ‘self-employed health insurance’ Category

Easier Health Insurance for Independent Contractors

Posted on: February 24th, 2012 by SamTabes No Comments

Independent contractors and freelance workers have always struggled to find the right health insurance for their needs.  They struggle finding affordable policies as well as health insurance options with quality benefits.  Many independent contractors choose to go on their spouse’s insurance plan or go without health insurance at all.  Some good news for these individuals […]

Businesses Choosing Private Health Insurance Over Government Option

Posted on: December 30th, 2011 by ymedina No Comments

The government option for health insurance has its pros and cons, but businesses are noticing that private health insurance could be the better choice.  The article by Jamie L. Brockway, “Business Owners See Value of Private Health Plans Over Government Option” on talks about what challenges business owners face as they make this decision. […]

NFL Lockout Update: Health Insurance Benefits Extended

Posted on: March 4th, 2011 by ymedina No Comments

Many players were concerned about losing their health insurance benefits through the NFL yesterday as the lockout started.  With an anticipated extension players have time to reevaluate the benefits of this lockout and what they can do to ensure health insurance coverage. According to the article “NFL, NFLPA Get 24-Hour Extension for Negotiations” by Nate […]

NFL Lockout: Family Goes to Extremes to Ensure Health Insurance Coverage

Posted on: March 2nd, 2011 by ymedina No Comments

The expiration of the NFL labor contract is upon us and a NFL lockout seems imminent.  Players are being encouraged to apply for COBRA coverage to ensure they have individual health insurance protection during this lockout period.  To avoid any complications, an unnamed NFL player’s wife was induced early to deliver their baby before the […]

Employers Dropping Health Plans

Posted on: November 13th, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

With more and more employers dropping their health plans for their employees, consumers will have to turn to government plans or individual health insurance plans to meet their coverage needs.  According to the article “Many Employers Likely to Drop Health Plans in 2014″ by Rick Lindquist on, many more employers will be cancelling their […]

Michigan PPO Insurance Quote

Posted on: October 4th, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

According to the article “Blue Cross Launches New Insurance Plans For Small Businesses” by Melissa Burden on, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has launched a more affordable plan for their small business customers.  This is great news for small business owners who may be shopping for a PPO insurance quote. This nonprofit insurance […]

Health Insurance Brokers

Posted on: September 10th, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

One of the main goals of the new Affordable Care Act is to make purchasing small group and individual health insurance policies easier and simpler.  It may end up eliminating the need for agents and brokers, according to the article “Health Insurance Broker: Friend of Foe” by Kate Pickert on Times blog site.  This obviously […]

PPO Insurance Quotes Rise

Posted on: September 2nd, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

According to the article “Workers Absorb More of the Rising Cost of Health Care, Survey Shows” by Joanne Kenen on, a new survey released by the Kaiser Family Foundation found that overall health insurance costs went up by about 3% in 2010 and nearly all of the extra costs were passed on to the […]

Mega Health Insurance on Personal Health Insurance

Posted on: August 31st, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

Choosing personalized health insurance to fit your lifestyle should be a priority.  There is no reason to pay for benefits that you will never use.  Mega Health Insurance prides itself on personalizing health and supplemental insurance plans that can be tailored to meet the consumer’s specific needs. Many health insurance companies are steering in this […]

Vista Health Plans

Posted on: August 21st, 2010 by ymedina No Comments

Florida health insurance is more important than ever as big changes are coming their way.  It’s been shown that individual health insurance is becoming more popular as group health insurance plan costs soar according to Mary Saiz, Director of Individual Sales for Vista Health Plans.  In addition, many employers are eliminating plans altogether to help […]