We are offering a new program that I think will be a great addition to help people pay for expenses that insurance doesn’t cover, or cover well. Announcing the new Health Matching Accounts. Check out this link. Check out the New Health Matching Accounts
Govt. Funding for Cost Share Reductions…Is this about you?
My phone is blowing up with people asking about the most recent Trump order to not fund Cost Share Reductions on ACA plans. Please read this carefully so you understand if this effects you at all. The so-called “cost-sharing” subsidies defray copays and deductibles for people with low-to-modest incomes, and can reduce a deductible of […]
Open Enrollment 2018 UPDATES!
Recent news you can use. Look for the type of health plan you have (Individual, Group, Medicare) and read the updates for your type of plan. Individual/Family plans purchased via Covered CA Renewals for 2018 should be available to see as of October 11th says CoveredCA Anthem Blue Cross pulling plans in most of California. […]
New 2018 Covered CA Health Plans Revealed
The good news is that any changes are modest, and in the Silver 94, Gold, and Platinum plans, in your favor. Open this file to see your options. Rates are going up but finalized rates are not available yet. Soon….keep checking back. Download the table of 2018 plans here. https://www.lowcostcahealth.com/wp-client_data/20777/1015/uploads/2017/09/2018-Health-Benefits-table.pdf
New Updated ACA Brochure for this Open Enrollment
DCD_ACA_Brochure_2018_final Download this newly updated ACA/Obamacare/Covered CA brochure to see if you qualify for financial assistance to purchase your health plan for 2018. REMEMBER!!! Open Enrollment starts 11/01/2017 and only goes to 12/15/2017 if you want your new plan to start 01/01/2018. Don’t miss out. Get your updated estimates of income for 2018 calculated. After […]
Anthem Blue Cross pulling individual plans throughout most of CA
With the exception of three areas in Northern and Central CA, Anthem Blue Cross will no longer offer any of their Individual and Family plans in California effective 01/01/2018. If you purchased an Anthem policy through Covered California, or direct from Anthem, you will be receiving notices soon of the closure of your plans. This […]
Correction: New Medicare Advantage Plan NOT coming to Santa Cruz County in 2018
Back in July we were excited that it appeared that Secure Horizons would return to Santa Cruz County. Final approvals didn’t occur and there will once again be no Medicare Advantage (all in one) plans in Santa Cruz County
Healthcare Bills…the comparison guide
HealthcareBillsComparisonChart6-26-17 (1) Here is the simplified guide to the most up to date (as of 06/29/17) comparison between the ACA, AHCA, and BHCA. Listen to my radio show “Money Moves” for a discussion on this tonight (07/29/17) on AM1080 KSCO or KSCO.com to listen live via the internet. 7PM to 8PM PST
Save the date: Medicare, Long Term Care, and Social Security Planning event
I will be co-hosting an event with a local financial planner and Social Security expert August 16th. Our event will cover Healthcare needs in later life and how to plan to cover those costs. Medicare, Social Security, Long Term Care, and re positioning assets to cover the costs of care will be covered. The even […]
Short Term coverage for the save!
Did you let your health insurance lapse? Can’t enroll because it’s not open enrollment? Do you need coverage for a few months till your employer coverage kicks in? Short Term Coverage can come in for the save! Click “Find out More” to get details and a quote. You can apply online and get coverage started […]