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Self-Employed Health Insurance Options in California

If you’re self-employed, a considerable financial concern will be finding affordable California self-employed health insurance coverage. Though the cost of health insurance for self-employed worke...


The American Rescue Plan and Health Care

Millions of Americans have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, physically, emotionally and financially. According to the U.S. Department of the Treasury, over 9.5 million workers lost their jobs...


CA Prop 22 and Health Insurance for App Based

An app-based driver is someone who drives for a ride-hailing app like Lyft and Uber or other apps like Postmates, Instacart and DoorDash. Someone who works as a driver for one of these apps either pro...


Is Supplemental Insurance for Medicare Right for You?

Medicare is the U.S. health insurance program designed to provide coverage to people over the age of 65, as well as individuals with end-stage renal disease and younger people with certain disabilitie...


2020 Presidential Candidates Health Care Policies

Mix the complicated worlds of health care and politics and you can end up with nothing but confusion. Health care in the 2020 election has been a hot topic, alongside other key issues. We’re here to...


Governor Newsome Drives Legislation to Support Covered California

In late June, California Governor Gavin Newsome signed the state’s fiscal year 2019-2020 budget, which increased premium subsidies in California for the next three years.

In short, the following chan...


Covered California, More Committed than Ever

According to Peter Lee, President of Covered California, the California State Exchange is “more committed than ever” to their mission of getting the resident of California covered with health insu...


Apply for Covered California Health Insurance

The Affordable Care Act significantly reduced the number of uninsured people in California. In 2013, the uninsured rate in the state was 16 percent, but that figure dropped to nine percent in 2015....


History of Health Insurance and 2019 & Beyond Projections

Health insurance has not always been a necessity of American life. The relatively recent invention of health coverage merged into the concept of employer-provided insurance. Health insurance’s histo...


Evaluating the Costs of Health Care: Obamacare, Trump and Beyond

These days, it seems that everyone wants their pound of flesh from the health insurance carriers. Brokers want higher commissions, providers want bigger payouts and customers want lower rates.

And, in...