RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Insurance

A collection of news and information related to Insurance published by this site and its partners.

Top Insurance Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • Monday is last day to sign up for Obamacare, Healthy PA

    Monday is last day to sign up for Obamacare, Healthy PA
    Monday is the last day to sign up for insurance under both the Affordable Care Act and the state's Healthy PA program for coverage that starts Jan. 1. The second open enrollment period under the federal health care law, often called Obamacare, started...
  • Citizens will give heads-up to policyholders marked for 'takeout'

    Citizens will give heads-up to policyholders marked for 'takeout'
    Policyholders with the state's "insurer of last resort" will now get a heads-up letter before being formally notified by a private insurance company that their policy has been selected for transfer, Citizens Property Insurance Co. announced Tuesday in a...
  • Uber needs to learn how to play by the rules

    Is there a company in America more in need of adult supervision than Uber? The fast-growing ride-hailing firm can't seem to go anywhere without stomping on toes. It attracts complaints from local regulators like a deer attracts ticks. Executives have...
  • Uninsured rates fell under Obamacare, but who's reaping the benefit?

     Uninsured rates fell under Obamacare, but who's reaping the benefit?
    Hospitals and health insurers have reaped a financial windfall from the 2014 rollout of the federal health law, even beyond what was expected. Now, employers and consumers are seeking a share of the Obamacare dividend. For years, insurance companies...
  • Uninsured face Dec. 15 deadline for Obamacare

     Uninsured face Dec. 15 deadline for Obamacare
    To those still without health insurance for 2015: Monday is a key deadline for Obamacare. If you didn't sign up for health insurance on Healthcare.gov last year: Enroll in coverage by Monday for benefits to kick in Jan. 1. If you sign up from Dec. 16 to...
  • Bill to help Virginia military spouses had modest cost

    It's a challenge many a military family has faced over the years – one spouse is transferred from Virginia and the other has to leave a good Virginia job – and a new state effort aims to ease the pain. The first report card on state Sen....
  • Citizens shrinks, quickly and sneakily

    Citizens shrinks, quickly and sneakily
    My request seemed simple enough. "Please acknowledge receipt of my opt-out form in writing," I wrote. Like thousands of South Florida homeowners covered by state-run Citizens Property Insurance, I recently received a transfer notice from a private...
  • Small employers grapple with rising health insurance premiums

     Small employers grapple with rising health insurance premiums
    Chicago-based YJT Solutions isn't required to offer health insurance to its 35 employees, but it does. In fact, it covers 100 percent of its workers' individual costs. But that rare act of generosity by the information technology services company was...
  • The secret GOP swipe at Obamacare--and you--in the year-end spending bill

    Underscoring how much mischief can result when Congress acts in haste and in secret, hidden away in the year-end omnibus spending bill being acted on this week is an attack on a key provision of the Affordable Care Act long targeted by the GOP. The...
  • Obamacare rate hikes in Cook County held in check by competition

     Obamacare rate hikes in Cook County held in check by competition
    As health insurers compete for a second year on the federal marketplace in Illinois, Cook County residents are seeing relatively low rate increases and an array of options for 2015, a Tribune analysis shows. But downstate, the picture is different:...
  • Churches help spread word about health insurance deadline

    Churches help spread word about health insurance deadline
    With one week left to sign up for health insurance through the state health exchange for coverage Jan. 1, state health officials and advocates have turned to churches and religious leaders to ensure everyone gets the message. And Thursday, several...