Thanks to the passage of the Affordable Care Act and the creation of health insurance public marketplaces around the country, it’s natural for a person to assume that independent health insurance agents are no longer needed. If you can sign up for a new policy or renew an existing one, why would you need anyone else at any point? In reality, that line of thinking couldn’t be farther from the truth. In my own humble opinion, there are five key reasons why hiring an independent insurance agent is the best option for anyone looking for health insurance. And the best … Read more
It’s important to remember that just because the Affordable Care Act is a federal program, that doesn’t mean that the state you live in won’t have its own rules and regulations regarding the type of care you should and should not get. Arizona in particular has its own unique set of rules that you have to follow for the best possible results. Out of all of the things that are unique to Arizona about healthcare, there are five key points in particular that you’re definitely going to want to pay attention to.
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Since the passage of the Affordable Care Act, one area that people have been struggling with the most has to do with deadlines. You can only sign up for coverage on a marketplace in Arizona during the open enrollment period each year. Failure to do so will not only deny you the coverage that you and your family needs, but it could also wind up costing you dearly by way of penalties once tax season rolls around. Luckily, the situation isn’t necessarily as complicated as it may first seem. There are five key things in particular about enrollment deadlines and … Read more