What Were They Thinking?

I have been a Health Insurance Broker for over a decade, I have probably sold a half of a billion dollars in premium over that amount of time. I have clients of all ages and I am licensed currently in eight states, and there are a few more that I had been licensed in at one point or another. The most difficult sale throughout all of this time was to what ...

White House delays health insurance mandate for medium-sized employers until 2016

By Juliet Eilperin and Amy Goldstein, Published: February 10 Link: http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/white-house-delays-health-insurance-mandate-for-medium-sized-employers-until-2016/2014/02/10/ade6b344-9279-11e3-84e1-27626c5ef5fb_story.html For the second time in a year, the Obama administration is giving certain employers ext...

Area Insurance Agent Named Finalist For National Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Garry Polodna 708-917-5073 AREA INSURANCE AGENT NAMED FINALIST FOR NATIONAL AWARD Butch Zemar, Chicago, an insurance agent at Elite Benefits of America in Oak Lawn has been  selected as a finalist for Broker of the Year award by Benefitspro.com, a leading national  publication focusing on the b...

Networks Of Doctors And Hospitals Change with Healthcare Reform

Doctors across the nation have been voicing that they will not participate in the new Obamacare plan.  Right from the start, it shows that many of the doctors are not educated on the new law.  This ‘Obamacare Plan’ does not exist with the new Affordable Care Act. The Affordable Care Act (ACA), commonly known as ‘Obamacare’, only changed how policies are...

There Is No "Obamacare Plan" - Just New Health Insurance Policies

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), commonly known as ‘Obamacare’, only changed how policies are sold and bought in the marketplace going forward.  There is no government health plan that was attached to the law.  When someone purchases a plan, on or off the Health Insurance Marketplace/Exchange, they are purchasing the plan from the carrier that is offering the ...