The “affordable” part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) comes in the form of tax subsidies based on an individual’s or household’s income. And those subsidies can be significant, even for individuals whose income are up to the 400% above the national poverty line. The Kaiser Family Foundation has created this calculator to illustrate health insurance premiums and subsidies for people purchasing insurance on their own in new health insurance exchanges (or “Marketplaces”). Beginning in October 2013, middle-income people under age 65, who are not eligible for coverage through their employer, Medicaid or Medicare, can apply for tax credit subsidies available through state-based exchanges.
Using a set of easy-to-use templates, anyone can create customized interactions with Alexa, “within minutes,” claims Amazon.
The on-demand home-service platform acquired last October by Ikea, announced that it has taken down its site and app in order to investigate a cybersecurity incident.
The rise of the on-demand (or “gig”) economy is creating new opportunities for creative insurance brokers.
Despite the Easter sales season being two weeks shorter than last year, sales are expected to be about the same.