Nearly 16 Million Sign Up for ACA Coverage in Marketplace Since Start of OEP

Totals as open enrollment period nears its end represent a 13% increase from last year.

5.5 Million Sign Up for ACA Coverage Since Start of Open Enrollment

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services reports the total represents an 18% increase over last year at the same time.

Do Americans Really ‘Get’ Long-Term Care Insurance?

While about 1 in 3 Americans believe they own some form of stand-alone LTC coverage or combination life/LTC insurance coverage, actual LTC ownership is closer to 3%.

Consumers Need Help Understanding LTC

Recent OneAmerica study reveals consumers are underprepared for a long-term care event.

Fidelity tops Morningstar’s study on top health savings account providers

New research includes complete assessments for the 10 most prominent HSA providers; finds room for improvement.

HealthSherpa announces approved vendor status for plan year 2023 agent and broker marketplace trainings

Health insurance enrollment platform will be a CMS-approved training vendor for plan year 2023 federally facilitated Marketplace training and certification.

Sales of Life-LTC combo products rebound in 2021

Sharp increase driven by current and proposed legislation according to LIMRA report.

National uninsured rate reaches all-time low in 2022

HHS Secretary Becerra says Biden-Harris Administration efforts to expand health insurance coverage, lower costs through American Rescue Plan and other actions are working.

Faced with a premium increase, LTCI policyholders choose to pay

The overwhelming majority of consumers experiencing a premium increase on their long-term care insurance chose to pay the higher premium, according to the findings of a new analysis released this week by the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance.

Disability Insurance Awareness Month resources available to producers

This year’s theme for the campaign is: “Rethink disabilities. Rethink disability insurance.”