Do I need health insurance to file taxes?

Taxes and Health Insurance

It’s a great and important question that we get asked a lot — and the short answer is…no. Before 2019, you in fact  did need health insurance (or a qualifying exemption) or you were subject to a penalty payable with your income tax return. If you remember it, it was called the “individual responsibility payment”. This used […]

Health Insurance Q&A

Health Insurance Q&A

We wanted to take a quick break from the weekly insurance news to go chat a little bit about some questions we receive the most. Here are your Health Insurance Q&A. I work a full time/part time job but my company doesn’t offer benefits. How do I go about purchasing a private plan but still […]

Health care reform has an ugly side that people need to be aware of

Healthcare REform

Healthcare reform is touted as being a good thing. However, the industry is offering products that are not beneficial to consumers. Many think healthcare reform will mean a healthier nation with more people getting access to health insurance. While that may be true to a certain extent, in reality, the insurance industry is beginning to […]