Let. It. Go. Let. It. Go.

Longtime readers may recall the sorry saga of California insurance agent Glenn Neasham, whose conviction on apparently trumped-up fraud char...

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7:00 AM

Giving Thanks Giving Thanks
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7:34 AM

Avoiding the Thanksgiving ObamaTax Rush Avoiding the Thanksgiving ObamaTax Rush

So it's come to this: " White House officials, fearful that the federal health care website may again be overwhelmed this weekend, ...

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9:00 AM

Thanksgiving Risk Parade Thanksgiving Risk Parade

There's wild turkey (for the roaster, fryer or smoker) and then there's Wild Turkey (for the shot glass or the tumbler). While most...

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7:30 AM

Health Co-Ops Never Had a Chance Health Co-Ops Never Had a Chance

" [T]hese co-ops, started as a great hope for lowering insurance costs, are already in danger, says the Washington Post ." (Tip o&...

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6:00 AM

Cavalcade of Risk #197: Happy Thanksgiving edition Cavalcade of Risk #197: Happy Thanksgiving edition

Louise Norris hosts a very special Thanksgiving edition of the Cavalcade . She's done a terrific job of adding her own thoughts and con...

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5:30 AM

Government Motors Meets Obamacare Government Motors Meets Obamacare

Our fleet of company vehicles is due for a major overhaul so today I am out car shopping. I’m looking at several different options because c...

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12:10 PM

How many millions... [UPDATED] How many millions... [UPDATED]

Will lose their current plan? Turns out, those who thought that their employer-based coverage was sacrosanct are about to find out - the har...

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10:10 AM

My new article is up... My new article is up...

At Answers.com: " Gap Filler insurance plans are a way to help mitigate the additional out-of-pocket expenses one may accrue due to co-...

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5:54 AM

Told ya so Told ya so

As we pointed out nearly 2 weeks ago, it's one thing for Our Betters in Capital City to magnanimously proclaim that, despite what the Ob...

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12:30 PM

Monday Exchange Blues Monday Exchange Blues

Submitted by an anonymous reader: [Click to embiggen] Your tax dollars at work. UPDATE : Timing is everything. Here's the latest from Ms...

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10:13 AM

A simple solution for one of ACA's many problems... A simple solution for one of ACA's many problems...

Everybody that I've led through a CoveredCA application stumbles when they get to the subsidy section.  The problem lies in the estimati...

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9:08 AM

$58, same as in town $58, same as in town

In which we offer these two ObamaTax stories. Any perceived relationship is purely coincidental: " Dana Howard, the deputy director of ...

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6:00 AM

My new article is up... My new article is up...

At Answers.com: " As with any insurance policy, a Critical Illness plan is a risk management tool. In this case, the risk is that one m...

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6:00 AM

An Early Gift From The Obamacare Clan An Early Gift From The Obamacare Clan

After (or in spite of) all the "fumbling" and "glitches" the citizens of Obamanation have been granted a gift in the for...

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11:50 AM

Cavalcade of Risk #197: Call for submissions Cavalcade of Risk #197: Call for submissions

Jay Norris hosts next week's Cav. Entries are due by Monday (the 25th). To submit your risk-related post, just click here to email ...

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7:30 AM

What's the rush? What's the rush?

Or to put it another way, "if you like your accounting rules, you can keep your accounting rules ." Or maybe not. As we've bee...

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5:30 AM

A Modest Increase... A Modest Increase...

I was just looking over the list of my Anthem ACA plan replacements and came across this gem... Current Plan - Clear Protection Plus 5000   ...

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4:49 PM

What's in a name? What's in a name?

So he was for ObamaCare before he was agin' it?

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9:29 AM

Health Wonk Review: Pre-Thanksgivukkah edition Health Wonk Review: Pre-Thanksgivukkah edition

Here's an interesting fact about this particular edition of the venerable HWR: it won't happen again for 78,000 years (at which time...

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6:00 AM

ObamaTax goes to the dogs (Literally!) ObamaTax goes to the dogs (Literally!)

From the "You Can't Make This Up Department: " Fort Collins resident Shane Smith told KDVR he received a letter last week info...

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5:26 PM

Unclear on the Concept Unclear on the Concept

From the official Exchange Certification curriculum: Protecting Information There are three key elements to protecting information: Confiden...

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12:27 PM

One step forward, one step back [UPDATED] One step forward, one step back [UPDATED]

For a certain value of "forward," of course: Thanks to FoIB Jeff M, we learn that the Tar Heel State Blues are willing to extend a...

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7:30 AM

Got Cancer? Got Cancer?

Got cancer? You may not want #Obamacare.    Much has been said about "If you like your health insurance plan, you can keep it. Period&q...

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6:00 AM

My new article is up... My new article is up...

At Answers.com: " Annuities can be an effective cash accumulation tool, and offer tax advantages during both the accumulation and payou...

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5:30 AM

Sugar Daddy Sugar Daddy

With all the talk about high #Obamacare health insurance premiums (and subsidies offered then taken away ), what if you had a sugar daddy to...

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12:01 PM

Success = Failure [STUNNING UPDATE] Success = Failure [STUNNING UPDATE]

[Scroll down for update - you won't might be sorry]   Tthe ObamaTax and its chief enabler are having a no good, very bad week. The chie...

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9:07 AM

Substandard? Substandard?

Although the original Evil Mandate meme was predicated on the ( long discredited ) comparison to mandatory auto insurance, perhaps the latte...

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6:00 AM

The 80% Solution The 80% Solution

So according to the Obamastration, up to 80% of those who try will succeed in signing up for their shiny new "metal" plan . That...

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7:30 PM

The ObamaTax Coast-to-Coast The ObamaTax Coast-to-Coast

Say what you will about the ObamaTax "fix" - no, wait, that's not right: don't say one word about it, unless it's &qu...

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12:22 PM

Customer Service: How to do it right Customer Service: How to do it right

So last night, the Better Half and I were shopping at our local Kroger's (grocery store) when two things happened: Her phone went off wi...

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5:30 AM

Calling All Agents Calling All Agents

Anyone listening to the news over the last several years would think that the only way to buy your #Obamacare health insurance plan is throu...

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9:36 AM

Some additional thoughts on this past week Some additional thoughts on this past week

I share Bill's frustration , which is why I've been noodling two areas of concern regarding the current state of the train-wreck: Fi...

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12:49 PM

Banging my head on my desk...again... Banging my head on my desk...again...

Like Henry, I despair that our good politicians will never learn.  Allowing carriers to rescind the legally mandated policy cancellations is...

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