Senate Democrats Vote To Repeal A Portion of Obamacare

On March 21, with an overwhelming vote of 79-20, the Senate Democrats voted to repeal the 2.3 percent sales tax on medical devices such as catheters, pacemakers and MRI machines. This was intended to help finance coverage for the uninsured that starts in 2014. This is one of the first steps in stripping away the unpopular law signed by President Obama ...

A small business guide to income replacement for sick business owners

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Inside or Outside of the Health Insurance Exchanges

Businesses, individuals and families are even more confused about where they can buy health insurance come 2014. Some think they have to buy inside the exchange. This is simply not the case. So what do you do? Get informed! The exchanges were designed to offer a richer set of plans that most people in America are used to through their employer. The g...

Priorities for Employers with Healthcare Reform, Obamacare

Be aware of the Requirements for employers for Obamacare. Here are a few for employers: Fewer than 50 employees - no big obligations Maybe eligible for tax credit if under 25 employees and wages average less than 50,000 annually 50 or more employees must cover at least 60% of covered expenses for a typical person not costing...

Funding Changes Course For PCIP: Obamacare

PCIP is changing things 10 months prior to the start date, January 1st, 2014, when Obamacare is fully implemented. Some have already put a spin on it saying they are winding the program down for 2014. If you take a look at this source, according to PCIP.gov, they are suspending the program to help ensure that funds are available through 2013 to conti...

Using Life Insurance to supplement your health Insurance

Around the Chicago area, as well as many other parts of the country, we have recently seen a bigger spike in health insurance premiums than in the last 24 months or so on the individual market. There are many contributing factors as to why, but for now we will focus on how to control some of those costs and improve your coverage. By raising your...