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ObamaCare problems deepen as insurers scramble to stem losses

By Barnini Chakraborty Published August 10, 2016 Aetna is facing $300M in losses from ObamaCare exchanges. Six years after ObamaCare was signed into law – and countless assurances later that the law is “working” – America’s major insurance companies are

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The Big ObamaCare Bubble

  Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or Microsoft. “No one can see a bubble. That’s what makes it a bubble.”

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The Greatest Health Concern of the Baby Boomer Generation

Researchers in Australia are developing a vaccine that may be able to prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s disease is a devastating, incurable illness affecting an estimated 5.4 million American adults. However, a new study suggests that a vaccine

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ACA – Carrier Losses

United Healthcare Expects Huge Losses Published April 19, 2016 The nation’s largest health insurer, fearing massive financial losses, announced Tuesday that it plans to pull back from ObamaCare in a big way and cut its participation in the program’s

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Developing the Skill (Not the Attribute) of Self-Confidence

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Energy Crisis: 7 Tips to Avoid Physical Burnout

By Bob David You pour so much time, energy, and heart into taking care of your clients. But who’s taking care of you? The first step in serving your clients is making sure you are a reliable, renewable source of

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Top 25 Websites on Life Insurance and Annuities for Boomer Agents

Senior Insurance Marketing Association 1/8/2016 Today, the internet plays a role in the lives of almost every American. From checking your emails on a smart phone, to watching funny Youtube videos, to buying and trading stocks, all the way to

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Spiraling Prescription Drug Costs Pummel Medicare in 2014

Source: Wall St. Journal (12/22/2015 ) A new study study released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, sure to fuel the raging debate over drug pricing, found that increases of 100 percent or more in prescription drug costs per unit

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Last Chance to Register! “ACA Made Easy in the Big Easy!” Agenda and Registration for Saturday June 27th

Last chance to register for the “ACA Made Easy in the Big Easy!” conference in New Orleans, LA.   If you are interested in attending please take a few minutes and register here “ACA Made Easy in the Big Easy!”

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2015 Comparative Effectiveness Research Fee (CERF)

  2015 Comparative Effectiveness Research Fee (CERF)The Comparative Effectiveness Research Fee (CERF), also known as the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Fee, is one of several fees introduced as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). The fees

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