Walmart out to be No. 1 in health care; launches ‘Healthcare Begins Here’ via...

Walmart announced Monday that it will team with DirectHealth.com, LLC, in an initiative to allow consumers to compare health insurance plans and enroll online,...

171 health insurance advertisers bid on each of top 20 Google AdWords, on average

There is heated competition among health insurance advertisers for the top 20 keywords on Google Adwords, according to a new report from search marketing...

Does PPACA open the door to Critical Illness?

In 2014 with the implementation of the health insurance exchanges, critical illness coverage can provide a supplement to consumers who are insured under the...

What’s going on at Wal-Mart that should concern insurance producers

So, what’s happening at Wal-Mart that insurance producers need to know about? Well, first of all it involves more than Wal-Mart, but let’s start there....

Obamacare the real reason behind last week’s Cubs grounds crew debacle?

The Chicago Cubs were embarrassed last Tuesday when their short-staffed grounds crew couldn’t get the tarp over the diamond in time to prevent a...

A doctor’s perspective on Obamacare plans

On a recent afternoon at his office in Hartford, Conn., Dr. Doug Gerard examines a patient complaining of joint pain. Gerard, an internist, checks her...

Updated: Courts issue contradictory rulings regarding federal health insurance subsidies

The Obama Administration says people who bought subsidized health insurance plans through the federal HealthCare.gov site will keep receiving the subsidies as the administration...

Supreme Court Hobby Lobby decision: Can of worms opened, or a truly narrow ruling?

Monday’s 5-4 Supreme Court Hobby Lobby ruling that closely held, for-profit companies can claim a religious exemption to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) mandate...

What you need to know about Healthcare Reform in 2014

The final employer shared responsibility regulations have been issued. The rules of the game have shifted once again. Join our experts on Friday, February...

Subsidy Applicants and Traditional Health Clients- A Different Approach

One agent took to the forums to ask about the demographics of ACA subsidy applicants, in order to better understand how she could assist...