Posts Tagged ‘shopping around for health insurance’

Health Insurance Exchanges: 18 States Opted to Create Their Own

Posted on: December 18th, 2012 by SamTabes No Comments

The deadline for states to decide whether or not they were going to set up their own health insurance exchange was December 14th, and as of now 18 states have opted to create their own marketplace for purchasing health insurance policies.  The US Health and Human Services Secretary, Kathleen Sebelius, posted Monday that these marketplaces […]

Health Insurance Exchanges May Bring Down Costs

Posted on: December 10th, 2012 by SamTabes No Comments

The Affordable Care Act has met a lot of opposition, especially as states choose whether or not they are setting up their own state-run exchange.  The mandate says that all states and territories should establish their own health insurance exchange before January 1, 2014 or they will default to a federally run exchange program.  It’s […]