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2018 Health Insurance Alternatives

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2018 Health Insurance Alternatives

In 2018, health insurance will be more expensive than ever

… There are options.

Plan Type

Are pre-existing conditions covered?

Will this option result in a fine on your tax return?

Link to quote or more info

Traditional Health Insurance

Yes

No

Click here to get a quote

Short-term Health Insurance

No

Yes

Click here to get a quote

Minimum Essential Coverage

Yes
Waiting period may apply

No

Click here to get a quote

Healthcare Ministries

Yes

Waiting period may apply

No

Click here to get a quote

       

What is the fine for not having a qualified health insurance plan in 2018?

The fee is calculated 2 different ways – as a percentage of your household income, and per person.  You’ll pay whichever is higher.  The fee rises with inflation in future years.

Percentage of income

2.5% of household income

Per person

$695 per adult

$347.50 per child under 18

For more information - https://www.healthcare.gov/fees/fee-for-not-being-covered

 

Are you exempt from the fine for not having health insurance?

Check out my BLOG POST to see.

Feeling overwhelmed?  Get help today.

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