This tax season is the first time you’ll be asked about your health insurance when you’re sitting down to file your return. Here’s what you need to prepare.
If you were shocked to discover you owe a tax penalty for not having health insurance in 2014, you’ll need to know about these special enrollment windows.
A savvy health insurance pro can make the shopping process much easier. Here are 6 ways to know you’re in good hands.
Feeling stressed about the holidays, shopping for health insurance, and your endless to-do list? Here are 3 simple ways to bring a little calm to your day.
Holiday gatherings are the perfect setting for family members to share their medical history. Here are 6 ways to get the conversation going.
If things have changed from when you first bought your health insurance it could affect your coverage, or your tax credits. Here’s what you need to know.
Vacations recharge your mind and feed your soul, but sometimes they can wreak havoc on your body. Here’s how you can stay healthy.
A new report finds that the benefits of vaccines far outweigh any risks. Here is what you need to know.
Swimming is a great summer pleasure. But before you head into the surf or dive into the pool, read this. And spread the word.
If you know the right questions to ask, will you get better healthcare? Dr. Marty Makary thinks so. Find out how his push for transparency helps us all.
Become a kaleidoscope of color — or get soaking wet — during one of these three themed races. Who knew exercise could be such a blast!
Is your bathroom cabinet amply stocked with the all remedies you’ll need for any illnesses, accidents, or complaints your family faces? Here’s a checklist.
Innovation, including health reform, happens when ideas and information are shared, says Aneesh Chopra, the country’s first chief technology officer.
Don’t assume that no is the final answer. If your medical claim gets turned down, you can appeal. And the odds are in your favor.
Dogs and cats — so cute and cuddly – are treasured members of your family. But did you know they’re also good for your health?
A baby’s arrival is a joyous event. Making sure you are both in the best health possible will make the occasion that much happier.
It makes sense that the great outdoors is often the best medicine for our mind, body, and spirit.
During the ACA’s first open enrollment, our brokers expected to field all kinds of health insurance questions. What they didn’t know is how many lives they would change.
Who knew the Affordable Care Act would spur such marketing creativity?
Bust out of your (boring?) workout routine by trying one of these 4 innovative classes. You’ll feel like a school kid at play while getting in shape.
Looking to ward off a spring cold or just give your body a healthy boost? Head for the fridge, not the pharmacy.
Confused by all the health insurance terminology? Watch these kids explain health insurance like you’ve never heard it before.
The Affordable Care Act puts a couple back in charge of making an important decision . . . and fulfilling a dream.
If you’ve enrolled in a new health insurance plan, don’t forget that you’re not officially covered until you pay that first premium.
20-Somethings, Listen Up: Depending on where you live, buying health insurance can be cheaper than paying the penalty. Just check out some of these prices.
When it comes to signs and symptoms of heart disease, women are not small men, says renowned cardiologist Nieca Goldberg. Here’s what you need to know.
Find out why feeling happy and content lowers your risk of a heart attack. And how hugging your friends will bring more joy to your day.
For once there’s some good news in the fine print: The ACA plans offer new benefits that will help keep you healthy.
Out-of-pocket healthcare expenses can eat up a chunk of your budget each month. Here are some creative ways to keep those outlays in check.
The option to keep your employer-sponsored health coverage is a good one, but is it best for you? Here are some things to consider.
What happens when your doctor or pharmacy can’t confirm your new insurance? Here are a few steps to take.
Over the last few months, consumers have been wrestling with insurance-plan options…and information overload. Here are the top 10 questions people were asking, and the answers.
If your policy was discontinued, you’ll be able to claim a “hardship exemption.” Which means you can buy a low-cost Marketplace catastrophic insurance plan — or skip coverage altogether this year.
Hey all you moms: During this joyous time of year, take a moment for reflection. Here’s why getting your family insured will make it a Happy New Year.
If the guy you married is leaning away from health coverage for himself (as long as you and the kids have it), you need to sit the man down for a chat.
Though they are able-bodied young adults, they are not invincible. Here are 5 things they should know about health insurance.
Have your folks retired early or cut back their work hours? Do they think they can skate by insurance until Medicare kicks in? Here are 5 ways Obamacare is good for them.
Is a $2000 charge for a few stitches really fair? Hospitals defend their pricing, but some patients would disagree.
Still not insured? The news from healthcare.gov is that it’s now easy to shop.
Your annual physical is no time to be shy. Make sure you leave your doctor’s office with answers to these questions.
If you buy your own health insurance and you received a cancellation letter from your insurer, you may be wondering: What gives? Here’s an explanation.
Feel like you don’t know as much about the Affordable Care Act as you should? Find out who’s explaining it best — and watch our favorite ACA video.
Studies show that Americans don’t know as much about the Affordable Care Act as they should. Here, three homework assignments to bring you up to speed.
Understanding exactly what health insurance will cost you, is no simple task. Learn how to break through the confusing terminology to understand your health insurance costs.
Scammers are taking advantage of all the confusion around the Affordable Care Act. Here, discover three common scams and how to avoid them.
For Heidi Russell, keeping a health care policy for herself and her son has meant spending 60 percent of her income on health insurance. She can’t wait for the new insurance marketplaces to open up. Find out more.
Knowing the warning signs is the first step towards early detection. Here are five signs you should pay attention to.
Finding a doctor that you can trust is key to ensuring a healthier, happier life. Learn the 7 steps you can take help find that one in a million doctor.