Category: Affordable Health Insurance

CoveredCA is live! Open Enrollment starts today!

CoveredCA, California's state based health exchange, is LIVE today! Despite last night's government shutdown, Obamacare is live! Here's how you can check eligibility and sign up for benefits today: -call: 800-783-0802 x 707 -email: info@quotebroker.com -facebook: Quotebroker Insurance Services - Twitter: @Quotebroker Or just reply directly to this blog post. Ask anything you want via any media you'd like. We're happy to assist in any...

"An important p...

"An important part of the Affordable Care Act will take place no matter what Congress does. It is already funded, you can't shut it down." The above quote is from President Obama, speaking today on the prospect of how shutting down the government may affect the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.  We have received numerous inquiries during the government shutdown talk on how...

Covered California Subsidy Calculator and Plan Comparison Tool

Last week, Covered California, California's state-based health insurance exchange, released its online subsidy calculator and plan comparison tool. Users can enter basic demographic information- household size, annual income, and number of family members they'd like to be insured- and the tool will indicate whether or not the user is eligible for a premium subsidy on the spot.  If you are eligible for a subsidy to...

Health Insurance 101: How to Enroll in the California Health Insurance Exchange

It's the morning of October 1st, 2013.  You've done your research, you know Obamacare is here.  You have evaluated your options based on your current health plan, and you'd like to see what all the fuss is about with this California health insurance exchange.  How do you actually enroll? The first step in enrolling in the California health insurance exchange is to evaluate whether or...

Health Insurance Exchange: Income and Insurance Verification Delayed Until 2015

While many of us were enjoying a long holiday weekend, the Obama administration chose the Friday after Independence Day to release a major announcement pertaining to the Affordable Care Act.  According to the Washington Post, income and insurance verification requirements will be significantly scaled back until 2015. The delay comes in an effort to implement verification systems on an electronic basis.  With the technology unavailable,...