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Will I Still Have to Pay an Obamacare Health Insurance Penalty in 2017 or 2018?

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Will i still have to pay health insurance penalties (under the Obamacare individual mandate) in 2017 or 2018? This is the question a lot of Americans are asking under the House and Senate health care replacement bills. The short answer is NO. In fact both bills repeal the individual mandate outright and make it retroactive […]

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2017 and 2018 Healthcare Debate Continues – Coverage, Premiums, Tax Credits and Penalties – Obamacare vs. AHCA (House bill) vs. BCRA (Senate bill)

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Jun 26 –  The Senate has announced their health care plan –  the BETTER CARE RECONCILIATION ACT (BCRA) – which is in line with the house bill described in the previous update, with key changes being made to appease more moderate Republicans. NPR.org has a nice summary comparing Obamacare, AHCA (House bill) and BCRA (Senate bill) as […]

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2017 to 2018 Maximum Weekly Unemployment Benefits By State

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Listed below are the latest maximum weekly unemployment insurance benefit/compensation amounts by state. The Unemployment compensation (UC) program is designed to provide benefits to most individuals out of work or in between jobs, through no fault of their own. Note, the table below contains the the maximum weekly unemployment insurance compensation (benefit) including adjustments for dependents where […]

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Protect Your Retirement Savings Through These 4 Diversification Strategies

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With ongoing volatility across global markets and an uncertain future in terms of taxes, regulations and government safety nets such as social security; diversification is key in managing the risk associated with your retirement savings. That’s why these four risk diversification strategies across products and services make a lot of sense for the changing world […]

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Best Auto Insurance Websites For Getting Free Quotes – Allstate, Esurance and GEICO

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All major auto insurance companies have online sites where shoppers can come for a free quote. This is not surprising with over 35% of auto insurance shoppers preferring to buy their policy online, according to the J.D. Power and Associates Insurance Website Evaluation Study. The remainder of insurance policies are purchased through agents, at dealerships […]

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Combining Insurance Policies For Discounts and Convenience

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Buying auto insurance, whether it’s business auto insurance or private auto insurance, can prove to be one of the most exhaustive processes to go through, and can also prove to be one of the most expensive bills that you have as well. Consumers are constantly looking for ways they can reduce the cost of their […]

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3 Types of Free Auto Insurance Quotes You Should Be Getting

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Auto insurance is probably one of the most competitive industries out there. This is generally good news for consumers, who have access to hundreds of insurers and a myriad of options. However, because it is easier and the more hassle-free option many people tend to stick with their existing insurer for a long time, despite […]

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Small Business Insurance For General Liability, Workers Compensation, Commercial Auto and Umbrella Coverage

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If you own a small business you know that with all of the rewards that come with being an entrepreneur there are also financial and legal risks that act as a daily overhang on your business. If one of your employees is injured on the job, the medical costs could bankrupt your business. If somebody […]

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6 Car Insurance Discounts You Should Be Getting

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Not everyone is eligible for the long list of discounts that insurance companies offer. But there are some discounts that almost every driver can get. Here are six car insurance discounts you should already have or be trying to get. Multi-Vehicle Discount If you have multiple cars or share a household with multiple drivers, it […]

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Paying Too Much For Your Auto Insurance? Get a Better Rate For Free and Save on Your Renewal

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The AARP recently released it’s auto insurance premium review which provides a good benchmark for checking whether the auto insurance you are paying is consistent with national and state averages. If it is not, then you should be looking to for a better rate with your current provider or find a new one elsewhere (or […]

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