| Feb 22, 2015
| 12:54 PM
The open enrollment period for state or federal marketplace health insurance ended Feb. 15. If you missed the deadline and you don't have qualified coverage on your own, you could face penalties.
The good news: You might be able to avoid a fee if you...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 1:49 PM
Florida's Senate Health Policy Committee was right to postpone confirmation last week of Department of Health Secretary John Armstrong, who refused to opine on a Senate bill that would provide health coverage to more than 800,000 uninsured residents....
| Apr 18, 2015
| 2:44 PM
Newly elected state Rep. John Scott, R-Groton, owns an insurance agency that serves as a broker for state-sponsored student health insurance at UConn, which all full-time students must obtain if they don't have their own personal policy or aren't...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:13 PM
As it is now law that every U.S. citizen has health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, we here at Help Squad want to ensure that you have not missed your opportunity for coverage as a result of unusual or extraordinary circumstances.
You may be...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 9:23 AM
The holidays are usually not the time when you want to tackle money chores. But doing a little financial housekeeping could be the best gift you give yourself this year.
Where to focus your attention will depend on your own circumstances, but here's a...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:55 AM
The best sign that conservatives have finally given up their campaign to repeal the Affordable Care Act is that they've been cooking up proposals to keep some of the ACA's most important provisions in place, without fully abandoning Republican nostrums...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 10:17 AM
The GOP manifesto published by the Wall Street Journal on Wednesday over the names of Republican leaders John Boehner, R-Ohio, and Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., included a tweak to the Affordable Care Act they say would provide Americans with "more hours and...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 10:32 AM
Rarely do conservative opponents of the Affordable Care Act acknowledge the real human consequences of their campaign to overturn the healthcare reform law. But an astonishing op-ed published Friday by the Washington Post does just that.
| Jan 20, 2015
The nonprofit Chicago Foundation for Women will unveil a plan this fall for the women and girls of Chicago along the lines of Daniel Burnham's 1909 lakefront plan and Chicago's most recent cultural proposal.
"We heard over and over again that we...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 3:35 PM
Did you know that the Affordable Care Act may be the single most important anti-smoking initiative in the country?
Of course not. That's because Obamacare's supposed friends, the Democrats, have been too craven to talk about its benefits, while its...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 5:39 PM
There are a lot of people who resent having to buy health insurance under Obamacare. Presumably their only weakness is Kryptonite.
Then there are those who desire Obamacare coverage but have been forced out of the program and into plans for low-income...