ObamaCare: Everything You Need to Know About the ACA

What is ObamaCare? Understanding The Affordable Care Act (ACA) “ObamaCare” is a nickname for the healthcare law known as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (PPACA). The law is often called the Affordable Care Act (ACA) for short. Many people are aware of the basics of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). They are aware…

Why Does Obamacare Suck So Much?

ObamaCare “sucks” because healthcare costs have risen faster than GDP or wages while congress has continued to fail to pass meaningful reform since the 60s.

Not Sure How to Look Up Insurance?

If you need health insurance, you want to start with HealthCare.Gov. You’ll find out if you qualify for cost assistance or a healthcare assistance program.

What Does ObamaCare Cover?

While almost the whole 1000 page law affects you indirectly. ObamaCare provides cost assistance to lower insurance costs and provides consumer protections.

Tips for Getting the Best Health Plan

Here is a quick list of tips for getting the best health plan. No matter how you shop, this list will ensure you don’t over or under-buy health insurance. NOTE: Finding the best health plan for you and your family depends on your family size, income, needs, region, and more. The best plan for one…

ObamaCare: Uninsured Rates

Let’s Take a Look at the Uninsured and How the Affordable Care Act has Changed Things According to Gallup data, the uninsured rate under the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) dropped to record lows of 10.9% in 2016 but has since risen to 13.7% in 2019. NOTE: This is looking at the 18 – 64 age demographic…

What is ObamaCare?

Understanding Obamacare (Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act) ObamaCare is a nickname for The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (sometimes called the Affordable Care Act, ACA, or PPACA for short), a health reform law signed on March 23, 2010, by President Barack Obama. There have been some major changes under the Trump administration, but here…

ObamaCare Summary : Obama Health Care Summary

A Quick Overview of ObamaCare and How it Works The following ObamaCare Summary is a quick overview of what you need to know about health care reform under the Affordable Care Act. The summary includes a breakdown of the history of the law, the changes to the way healthcare works in the U.S., new ways…

Top 10 Things to Know About ObamaCare

Making the Complex Simple in 10 Easy Pieces This is our ObamaCare top 10 list of the most important things to know about ObamaCare (the Affordable Care Act). The law can be overwhelming, but understanding these ten “ObamaCare Facts” will be enough to help you get covered, avoid the fee, and participate in a water-cooler conversation.…

ObamaCare: Pros and Cons of ObamaCare

The Pros and Cons of ObamaCare What are the pros and cons of ObamaCare? The ObamaCare pros and cons mirror the complex nature of the new health care law. Pros: ObamaCare (the Affordable Care Act or ACA) contains many benefits, especially for low and middle-income families and small businesses. This includes tax credits for health insurance…

ObamaCare News: Weekly ObamaCare Updates

ObamaCare Facts’ Regular Updates on the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) Get news and opinions on the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare). We provide regular updates to keep you up-to-date on what’s happening with ObamaCare today. Due to the ever-changing nature of the new health care law, staying up to date on the latest ObamaCare news is…

ObamaCare Myths: Myths About the Affordable Care Act

Separating the ObamaCare Facts from the ObamaCare Myths We fact-check a number of ObamaCare Myths including the myths of death spirals, death panels, RFID chips, and the ACA not working. ObamaCare or Affordable Care Act (ACA) is riddled with myths. These range from premium increases to the idea you can get put in jail for not…

ObamaCare Individual Mandate

ObamaCare’s Individual Mandate: What is the Tax Penalty for Not Having Health Insurance? ObamaCare’s individual mandate had required most Americans obtain and maintain health insurance, or an exemption, each month or pay a tax penalty. However, the fee has been reduced to $0 on a federal level starting in 2019. That said, some states have…

ObamaCare | Health Insurance Exchange

What is the ObamaCare Health Insurance Exchange Marketplace? The Health Insurance Exchange Marketplace is an online marketplace for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare). The Federal marketplace is HealthCare.Gov. Some states operate their own exchanges (you can find out if your state uses its own marketplace or the federal marketplace by going to HealthCare.Gov).…

ObamaCare Facts: Facts on the Affordable Care Act

ObamaCare Facts 2019 – We Tell you the Facts, Not The Talking Points We provide up-to-date facts on ObamaCare (the Affordable Care Act). Get the ObamaCare facts on enrollment, assistance, benefits, plan types, and more. OBAMACARE FACT: Under the Affordable Care Act the uninsured rate fell to the lowest rate in recent history. OBAMACARE FACT: Before ObamaCare…

Minimum Essential Coverage

What is Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC)? Minimum Essential Coverage is health insurance that meets the requirements of the ObamaCare (the Affordable Care Act). This generally means coverage offers 10 essential benefits and meets actuarial value standards. Most coverage offered in the employer, private, and public markets is Minimum Essential Coverage. Meanwhile, short term and limited…

How Does ObamaCare Work?

How ObamaCare Works For You, Your Family, and Your Business How does ObamaCare work? With the new marketplace and mandates, the question on our minds is, “How does ObamaCare work for me, my family, and my business?” Below you’ll find overviews of what ObamaCare does, how to use the Health Insurance Marketplace for low-cost coverage, deadlines…

How Will ObamaCare Affect Me?

What ObamaCare Means for You, Your Family, and Your Business When hearing about the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare), the first question that comes to mind is, “how will ObamaCare affect me, my family, and my business?” The answer, of course, depends on a number of factors including income and whether or not you currently have…

Health Care Reform Timeline

A Timeline of Health Care Reforms 2010 – 2022 Here is an easy to understand Health Care Reform Timeline 2010 – 2022. The healthcare reform timeline lays out health insurance reforms and health care milestones contained within the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare). Find out how the new health care law affects healthcare in the United…

ObamaCare Facts – An Independent Site For ACA Advice

Published: July 19, 2012 Last Updated: June 27, 2019 ObamaCareFacts.com – Providing Facts on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Since 2012 ObamaCare Facts is an independent website. Get the facts on healthcare under the Affordable Care Act (also known as ObamaCare). At ObamaCareFacts.com our goal is to present fact-based information on healthcare under the Affordable…