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The Sacramento Bee
In network or out of network? Here’s help if you’re looking for a new doctorof everything, and note the date, time and name of anyone you speak to,” says N
In network or out of network? Here’s help if you’re looking for a new doctor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 minutes ago
of everything, and note the date, time and name of anyone you speak to,” says Nancy Kincaid, spokeswoman for the state Department of Insurance. Plans have 30 days to investigate and respond to your complaint. If the situation isn’t resolved to... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Family’s Fence and Patience Pushed to the Limitclaims department of the railroad involved and file a claim if there is ever an
Family’s Fence and Patience Pushed to the Limit
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 hours ago
claims department of the railroad involved and file a claim if there is ever any damage to property. If this proves unsuccessful, homeowners can also contact the USDOT Federal Railroad Administration, according to the Illinois Department of Insuran... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County gets one insurer, higher rates in Obamacare marketplace next yearAn analysis released Wednesday by the Illinois Department of Insurance revealed
McHenry County gets one insurer, higher rates in Obamacare marketplace next year
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
An analysis released Wednesday by the Illinois Department of Insurance revealed that only Blue Cross Blue Shield plans operated by the Health Care Services Corp. will be available for county residents shopping for either individual or small-group... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Prices up, choices down on Illinois health insurance marketfrustrating experience for families who buy their own coverage, according to in
Prices up, choices down on Illinois health insurance market
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
frustrating experience for families who buy their own coverage, according to information released Wednesday by the Illinois Department of Insurance. Statewide, an average price increase of 43 percent is ahead for a popular type of middle-tier... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Obamacare premium increases may hurt Ohioans moreAverage marketplace premiums in Ohio are expected to increase by 12.6 percent i
Obamacare premium increases may hurt Ohioans more
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 13 hours ago
Average marketplace premiums in Ohio are expected to increase by 12.6 percent in 2017 compared to 2016, the Ohio Department of Insurance found in data released Tuesday. Nationally, if premiums for the health care law rise 10 percent, 71... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Rental car loophole in California could stick you with car repair billno responsibility toward me." "(Avis) said ‘No, you have to go after the perso
Rental car loophole in California could stick you with car repair bill
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 21 hours ago
no responsibility toward me." "(Avis) said ‘No, you have to go after the person that hit you,’" she added. California Department of Insurance spokesperson Nancy Kinkaid said even if the driver of the rental car had his own personal insurance,... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois ‘Obamacare’ health insurance rates up significantlychoosing a health plan for 2017 a potentially frustrating experience for famili
Illinois ‘Obamacare’ health insurance rates up significantly
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 22 hours ago
choosing a health plan for 2017 a potentially frustrating experience for families who buy their own coverage. The Illinois Department of Insurance released information Wednesday on rates it submitted to federal officials. Statewide, the average... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Lucas County residents to see price increases in insurance marketplacemarketplace exchange will find fewer choices and higher prices for health plans
Lucas County residents to see price increases in insurance marketplace
The Toledo Blade / Posted 23 hours ago
marketplace exchange will find fewer choices and higher prices for health plans in 2017, according to officials at the Ohio Department of Insurance. Federal officials said, however, many who shop in the exchange are eligible for tax credits that... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois submits Obamacare insurance premium increases to fedsincreases for individual health insurance plans purchased through the Affordabl
Illinois submits Obamacare insurance premium increases to feds
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
increases for individual health insurance plans purchased through the Affordable Care Act's marketplace. The Illinois Department of Insurance said Wednesday it has submitted rate increases to the federal government that for some types of plans... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obamacare premiums expected to spike; taxpayer subsidies to help consumers foot billbenchmark plan used to calculate subsidies. “The health insurance premium incr
Obamacare premiums expected to spike; taxpayer subsidies to help consumers foot bill
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
benchmark plan used to calculate subsidies. “The health insurance premium increases announced by the Illinois Department of Insurance reaffirm what the people of Illinois already know: Obamacare is a failure,” said Rep. Peter J.... Read more
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Deseret News
Another blow to health care as Humana exits Utah individual marketplace— And then there were three. Humana is pulling out of the individual insurance
Another blow to health care as Humana exits Utah individual marketplace
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
— And then there were three. Humana is pulling out of the individual insurance marketplace in Utah, according to the Utah Department of Insurance. With the closure of Arches Health Plan last year, that leaves Utah with three carriers on the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Affordable Care Act rates up 13 percent in Ohio13 percent next year to $5,065, based on finalized rates sent to the federal go
Affordable Care Act rates up 13 percent in Ohio
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
13 percent next year to $5,065, based on finalized rates sent to the federal government for approval, officials at the Ohio Department of Insurance said Wednesday. But even if premium prices rose by 25 percent next year, a majority of marketplace... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Affordable Care Act rates up 13 percent in Ohio13 percent next year to $5,065, based on finalized rates sent to the federal go
Affordable Care Act rates up 13 percent in Ohio
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
13 percent next year to $5,065, based on finalized rates sent to the federal government for approval, officials at the Ohio Department of Insurance said Wednesday. But even if premium prices rose by 25 percent next year, a majority of marketplace... Read more
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The News & Observer
ACA officials: Most insured under ACA will pay less than $75 a month in 2017counties, or withdraw from the ACA market here altogether, depending on the out
ACA officials: Most insured under ACA will pay less than $75 a month in 2017
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
counties, or withdraw from the ACA market here altogether, depending on the outcome of its rate proposal before the N.C. Department of Insurance. Blue Cross is seeking an 18.8 percent rate increase on average, and says it has lost $405 million on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Feds aim to calm fears over possible Obamacare rate hikes45 percent for its individual health care plans on the exchange. Those proposed
Feds aim to calm fears over possible Obamacare rate hikes
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
45 percent for its individual health care plans on the exchange. Those proposed rates have been under review by the state's Department of Insurance. Aetna, with its Coventry brand, has announced it will exit the Obamacare marketplace in Illinois... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
HHS says exchange plans will be adequate next yearpullout from the exchange by Texas a large regional carrier, Scott & White Heal
HHS says exchange plans will be adequate next year
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
pullout from the exchange by Texas a large regional carrier, Scott & White Health Plan, and a confirmation by the Texas Department of Insurance that Humana appeared to be leaving Harris and other counties where it previously offered... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Despite increases, feds say Obamacare remains affordable for Ohio enrolleesin Ohio will see premiums increases of 12.6 percent or higher in 2017 than they
Despite increases, feds say Obamacare remains affordable for Ohio enrollees
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
in Ohio will see premiums increases of 12.6 percent or higher in 2017 than they paid this year, according to the Ohio Department of Insurance. And the 17 insurance companies that offered coverage on the federal exchange will dwindle to 11 in... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAcould also face criminal charges. His alleged misdeeds are currently being inve
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted yesterday
could also face criminal charges. His alleged misdeeds are currently being investigated by both the FBI and California Department of Insurance. Yet Hagmaier remains resolute. “I didn’t do anything wrong,” he maintains. … … Court records... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Workers' Comp Drags Out Medical Care, Injured Workers sayincluding staunch critics of the system, denies fraud has plagued the workers’
Workers' Comp Drags Out Medical Care, Injured Workers say
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
including staunch critics of the system, denies fraud has plagued the workers’ comp system for years. The California Department of Insurance estimates fraud costs the state between $1 billion and $3 billion each year. But frustrated workers... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Will homeowners insurance rates increase?other areas an insurer might consider hiking its rates. But in order to do that
Will homeowners insurance rates increase?
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 2 days ago
other areas an insurer might consider hiking its rates. But in order to do that the company must go through the California Department of Insurance. “That’s a whole process,” Ruiz said. “They have to submit all the data they are looking at and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Prepare to pay more for health coverage - experts explain whyfor individual plans. "We have experienced much higher losses than we had anti
Prepare to pay more for health coverage - experts explain why
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
for individual plans. "We have experienced much higher losses than we had anticipated, necessitating us going back to the Department of Insurance and filing for rate increases in the individual market of up to an additional 40 percent,” Maginnis... Read more
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MLive.com
7 tips on filing insurance claims on tornado damagedate, topic and name of the person you talk to every time, recommends Patrick M
7 tips on filing insurance claims on tornado damage
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
date, topic and name of the person you talk to every time, recommends Patrick M. McPharlin, director of the the Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services. "When working with insurance companies, make sure you thoroughly document... Read more
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The News & Observer
Blue Cross’s ACA fiasco still under review, says NC Department of InsuranceThe N.C. Department of Insurance broke its silence Monday on its long-running i
Blue Cross’s ACA fiasco still under review, says NC Department of Insurance
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
The N.C. Department of Insurance broke its silence Monday on its long-running investigation of Blue Cross and Blue Shield, saying the health insurer disputes the agency’s findings of wrongdoing and the matter will require further examination. The... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
L.A. public schools try something new — marketingof California Common Cause. Mercury News Wrong woman: Why was Maria Elena Hern
L.A. public schools try something new — marketing
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
of California Common Cause. Mercury News Wrong woman: Why was Maria Elena Hernandez arrested by officers with the state Department of Insurance? It was a case of mistaken identity, though state officials didn’t realize that for two months. “The... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Wrongfully arrested and jailed because of her name14-month-old granddaughter. As she cracked open the door, dressed in a sheer ni
Wrongfully arrested and jailed because of her name
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
14-month-old granddaughter. As she cracked open the door, dressed in a sheer nightgown, Hernandez, 62, saw six California Department of Insurance officers staring back at her. "Are you Maria Hernandez?" one of them shouted. Yes, she answered. A... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Rates rising, but Obamacare is stable in UtahUtahns on the ACA exchange. SelectHealth, Molina, and the University of Utah h
Rates rising, but Obamacare is stable in Utah
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 7 days ago
Utahns on the ACA exchange. SelectHealth, Molina, and the University of Utah have all turned in paperwork with the Utah Department of Insurance to raise rates for the coming year. Select Health and Molina each intend increases of about 30... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Obamacare: 5 things to know in the Arizona marketplacePlans wants to raise average rates by 122.8 percent. Cigna has requested an ave
Obamacare: 5 things to know in the Arizona marketplace
The Arizona Republic / Posted 7 days ago
Plans wants to raise average rates by 122.8 percent. Cigna has requested an average increase of 19.2 percent. The Arizona Department of Insurance is still reviewing those rates request, so it does not mean those full rate requests will be... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
This is how a California wildfire can change your homeowners insurance rateother areas an insurer might consider hiking its rates. But in order to do that
This is how a California wildfire can change your homeowners insurance rate
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
other areas an insurer might consider hiking its rates. But in order to do that the company must go through the California Department of Insurance. “That’s a whole process,” Ruiz said. “They have to submit all the data they are looking at and... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
This is how a California wildfire can change your homeowners insurance rateother areas an insurer might consider hiking its rates. But in order to do that
This is how a California wildfire can change your homeowners insurance rate
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 7 days ago
other areas an insurer might consider hiking its rates. But in order to do that the company must go through the California Department of Insurance. “That’s a whole process,” Ruiz said. “They have to submit all the data they are looking at and... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Insurance agent convicted of embezzlement, other victims soughtsame scheme to rip off other customers who have not been identified. If you thi
Insurance agent convicted of embezzlement, other victims sought
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
same scheme to rip off other customers who have not been identified. If you think you may be a victim, report it to the NC Department of Insurance Criminal Investigations Unit at (919) 807-6840. A judge gave Deleon a suspended sentence of 15-36... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Dept. of Insurance offers tips on beginning the Flood Recovery Processavailable through a separate policy under FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Progr
Dept. of Insurance offers tips on beginning the Flood Recovery Process
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 days ago
available through a separate policy under FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program and some private insurers. The Louisiana Department of Insurance offers the following tips on preparing to file a claim: Contact your insurance agent as soon as... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Dept. of Insurance offers tips on beginning the Flood Recovery Processavailable through a separate policy under FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Progr
Dept. of Insurance offers tips on beginning the Flood Recovery Process
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 7 days ago
available through a separate policy under FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program and some private insurers. The Louisiana Department of Insurance offers the following tips on preparing to file a claim: Contact your insurance agent as soon as... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Hancock Holding Company pledges millions to help flood recovery efforts - Texas Republic Life issued Certificate of Authority to become Texas' Newest Life Insurance Carrier Austin Texas (PR MediaRelease) August 18 2016 Texas Republic Ca...Life Insurance Company, received its Certificate of Authority to do business as
Hancock Holding Company pledges millions to help flood recovery efforts - Texas Republic Life issued Certificate of Authority to become Texas' Newest Life Insurance Carrier Austin Texas (PR MediaRelease) August 18 2016 Texas Republic Ca...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Life Insurance Company, received its Certificate of Authority to do business as a life insurance company from the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) on August 1, 2016. TRCC has raised over $16,000,000 through a series of private placements and... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Insurance commissioner visits KinstonThe state Department of Insurance is involved in all manner of things, from the
Insurance commissioner visits Kinston
Kinston Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
The state Department of Insurance is involved in all manner of things, from the obvious – all the ins and outs that come with difference types of insurance – to the less obvious, like pyrotechnic regulation through the Office of the State Fire... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Saginaw credit union placed under state conservatorinto conservatorship by state regulators to address issues affecting the credit
Saginaw credit union placed under state conservator
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
into conservatorship by state regulators to address issues affecting the credit union's financial stability. The Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services is acting as the conservator for Valley State Credit Union, according to a... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Corporation Commissioner Robert Burns laments staffer's departurewhich regulates investments in Arizona that are not already regulated by the Se
Corporation Commissioner Robert Burns laments staffer's departure
The Arizona Republic / Posted 8 days ago
which regulates investments in Arizona that are not already regulated by the Securities and Exchange Commission, to the Department of Insurance or Department of Financial Institutions. He also recommended moving the Railroad Safety department... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Dept. of Insurance offers tips on beginning the Flood Recovery Processavailable through a separate policy under FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Progr
Dept. of Insurance offers tips on beginning the Flood Recovery Process
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 8 days ago
available through a separate policy under FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program and some private insurers. The Louisiana Department of Insurance offers the following tips on preparing to file a claim: Contact your insurance agent as soon as... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Tobin Proposes Stripping Corporation Commission Of Some Dutieshandled at the Department of Financial Institutions which regulates banks and t
Tobin Proposes Stripping Corporation Commission Of Some Duties
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 8 days ago
handled at the Department of Financial Institutions which regulates banks and the mortgage industry, or maybe even at the Department of Insurance which already licenses people to sell certain kinds of policies to Arizonans. And monitoring... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Seven more Texas counties could see just one Obamacare option in 2017least 50 of the state’s counties had only one insurer to offer an individual ma
Seven more Texas counties could see just one Obamacare option in 2017
Dallas Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
least 50 of the state’s counties had only one insurer to offer an individual market plan, according to data from the Texas Department of Insurance. With Aetna’s pull-out, another seven could find themselves in that situation in 2017, unless other... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Louisiana Flood Insurance Frequently Asked QuestionsInformation provided by the Louisiana Department of Insurance. · I don’t have
Louisiana Flood Insurance Frequently Asked Questions
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
Information provided by the Louisiana Department of Insurance. · I don’t have flood insurance. What do I do? If you live inside of the federally declared disaster area, and were not required to have flood insurance, you may be eligible for funds... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Louisiana Flood Insurance Frequently Asked QuestionsInformation provided by the Louisiana Department of Insurance. · I don’t have
Louisiana Flood Insurance Frequently Asked Questions
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 8 days ago
Information provided by the Louisiana Department of Insurance. · I don’t have flood insurance. What do I do? If you live inside of the federally declared disaster area, and were not required to have flood insurance, you may be eligible for funds... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Your Wednesday morning news roundup: Biles ties record, Texas politics, Louisiana floodsyear, at least 50 Texas counties had only one insurer to offer an individual ma
Your Wednesday morning news roundup: Biles ties record, Texas politics, Louisiana floods
Dallas Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
year, at least 50 Texas counties had only one insurer to offer an individual market plan, according to data from the Texas Department of Insurance. Soon, shelter dogs and Dallas County inmates will be helping one another During the five-week... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Aetna will leave Illinois health insurance exchange for 2017six companies selling plans for next year to individuals and families on the Il
Aetna will leave Illinois health insurance exchange for 2017
SaukValley.com / Posted 8 days ago
six companies selling plans for next year to individuals and families on the Illinois “Obamacare” marketplace. Illinois Department of Insurance spokesman Michael Batkins says two insurers remain selling plans to small businesses. The... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Zika Cancellations Typically Not Covered By Trip Insurancebuy it.” According to Trip Mate’s cancellation policy, general exclusions to t
Zika Cancellations Typically Not Covered By Trip Insurance
NBC Chicago / Posted 9 days ago
buy it.” According to Trip Mate’s cancellation policy, general exclusions to their policy include pregnancy. The Illinois Department of Insurance said travel policies typically do not include coverage for cancelling a trip even if the traveler is... Read more
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Market Watch
Have Obamacare? You might pay more with Aetna leaving the exchangesat Kaiser Family Foundation. And there’s still time before that happens. “We
Have Obamacare? You might pay more with Aetna leaving the exchanges
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
at Kaiser Family Foundation. And there’s still time before that happens. “We are working collaboratively with the Arizona Department of Insurance and remain confident that all Arizona residents will have access to coverage next year,” said... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Aetna plans to drop Affordable Care Act health-insurance coverage in Arizonabefore the November start of the three-month open-enrollment period. “We are w
Aetna plans to drop Affordable Care Act health-insurance coverage in Arizona
The Arizona Republic / Posted 9 days ago
before the November start of the three-month open-enrollment period. “We are working collaboratively with the Arizona Department of Insurance and remain confident that all Arizona residents will have access to coverage next year,” HHS... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
As another major insurer exits federal marketplace, Hoosiers told to brace for double-digit increaseoffer marketplace plans in Indiana, but earlier this year the company had made
As another major insurer exits federal marketplace, Hoosiers told to brace for double-digit increase
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 9 days ago
offer marketplace plans in Indiana, but earlier this year the company had made preliminary plans to do so. The Indiana Department of Insurance is currently reviewing rate requests for 2017. The state has an August 23 deadline to review the... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Betty Berry: Understanding long-term care policy premiumsand still keep good coverage should you need it. If you have questions about t
Betty Berry: Understanding long-term care policy premiums
Ventura County Star / Posted 9 days ago
and still keep good coverage should you need it. If you have questions about the rate increase you can call the California Department of Insurance at 800-927-4387. If you need help understanding the choices provided you can call the Advocate's... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Aetna to leave Illinois health insurance exchange for 2017six companies selling plans for next year to individuals and families on the Il
Aetna to leave Illinois health insurance exchange for 2017
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 days ago
six companies selling plans for next year to individuals and families on the Illinois "Obamacare" marketplace. Illinois Department of Insurance spokesman Michael Batkins says two insurers remain selling plans to small businesses. The... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Louisiana Flood Insurance Frequently Asked QuestionsInformation provided by the Louisiana Department of Insurance. · I don’t have
Louisiana Flood Insurance Frequently Asked Questions
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 9 days ago
Information provided by the Louisiana Department of Insurance. · I don’t have flood insurance. What do I do? If you live inside of the federally declared disaster area, and were not required to have flood insurance, you may be eligible for funds... Read more
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