2014-2016 Special Instructions: Form 1095-A, 1095-B, 1095-C

TIP: In 2015 your 1095-A was due in the mail or online by February 2nd, 2015 (delayed in some cases until February – April or beyond). This was consistent in 2016 and also should be expected for forms sent in 2017 (likely with less delays). Non-marketplace 1095-B and 1095-C forms were sent for the first time in 2016 (these are…

ObamaCare Facts Archive

The facts below are our original “ObamaCare facts” page. These ObamaCare facts will give you a sense of how things used to be and what has changed. See our up-to-date “ObamaCare” facts page here. It is easy to forget that time when women paid more than men for health insurance, or when you could be denied…

Ideologies and Tactics Related to Defunding ObamaCare

Defund ObamaCare: Why Take Power Away From Government? Why would so many people push to defund ObamaCare when Government programs like the ACA are created the average citizen? Programs and services like Medicaid, Social Security, ObamaCare, Unions, NPR, PBS, Education, etc. cost Big Business billions in taxes every year (taxes must be collected to pay for…

2016 Federal Poverty Guidelines

The 2016 Federal Poverty Level Guidelines (Used in 2016 and 2017) Understanding the Federal Poverty Guidelines for Determining Cost Assistance For 2016 Medicaid and CHIP and Assistance on Plans Active in 2017 Below are the 2016 Federal Poverty Guidelines used for cost assistance on 2017 health plans, 2016 Medicaid / CHIP, and taxes filed April 15, 2018.…

ObamaCare Open Enrollment 2017

Understanding ObamaCare’s 2017 Open Enrollment Period Open Enrollment 2017 started November 1, 2016 and ended January 31, 2017. Open enrollment is the only time you can enroll in a health plan on the individual market without qualifying for special enrollment. That means if you wanted to get cost assistance and avoid the monthly fee for 2017,…

“Doc Fix” Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015

The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA aka the “doc fix”) replaces the SGR formula, cuts Medicare spending, and extends CHIP. In this video President Obama Signs ‘Doc Fix’ Law Into Effect Thursday, April 16, 2015. The information below is a summary of the passing of MACRA and why it is important. See the…

ObamaCare Poll Open Enrollment 2015

Below is the raw data from our 2015 open enrollment poll. This survey was conducted from November 15th 2015 to March 23rd 2015. Keep in mind that this poll was submitted anonymously by users on our site. So whatever bias that gives the poll should be taken into account. We will include a complete analysis…

State of the Union January 20th, 2015 Facts

Watch President Obama’s the State of the Union address which aired 9pm Eastern January 20th, 2015. You can watch the SOTU streaming here. Watch the State of the Union. State of the Union Facts Below we will discuss a few facts from the State of the Union Address, do some fact-checking, and explain the claims made. 10 million…

Free eBook ObamaCare Open Enrollment 2015

Today we released our free ObamaCare eBook, the ObamaCareFacts.com Guide to Open Enrollment 2015.  We help you understand how to get covered and stay covered in the Health Insurance Marketplace. We also review tips and tricks for getting lower costs, getting the right plan, and explain everything from the fee, to open enrollment, to health insurance…

ObamaCare 2015

What You Need to Know About ObamaCare (the Affordable Care Act) in 2015 There aren’t a lot of changes for ObamaCare in 2015.  Let’s review ObamaCare’s 2015 changes and what you need to know to stay covered and save money.  We will review the enrollment process for 2015, what steps you should take to ensure…

ObamaCare 2014 Midterms

How is ObamaCare Affected by the 2014 Midterms? How do the 2014 midterm elections affect ObamaCare? Victories for Republicans in the House and Senate could mean trouble for ObamaCare’s key provisions.  Republicans are pretty out-spoken about their dislike of some of ObamaCare’s major provisions like the medical device tax, medicaid expansion, the individual mandate, and…

Save ObamaCare | Protect ObamaCare in 2018

What you Can do to Save ObamaCare in 2018 It’s up to you to help save ObamaCare from losing its ability to insure over 44 million uninsured Americans. Find out how to protect ObamaCare in 2018. Join Democrats, Republicans, and the tens of millions of Americans who support health care reform in a bipartisan effort to stand…

RomneyCare: What is RomneyCare?

What is RomneyCare? RomneyCare is the name given to Mitt Romney’s health care insurance reform laws passed in MA in 2006. RomneyCare aimed to reform healthcare by providing all MA residents with affordable quality health insurance. It also offered additional protections to MA residents including the retention of health coverage when switching employers or when…

The Record Cost of Health Care

Price of Healthcare Reaches All-Time High! The cost of health care is going up and more and more people are unable to afford increasing insurance premiums, but there is hope. Obama’s health care plan under ObamaCare has started to curb the growth in health care costs with major reforms to the industry. If ObamaCare is…