Hal was a former staff writer at HealthCare.com, where he monitored the insurance industry and helped consumers make smart medical decisions. Prior to joining HealthCare.com, Hal worked to grow other startups and nonprofit groups. He drinks a ton of coffee and eats vegetables almost every day.

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What’s a Medicare Summary Notice (MSN)?

The many dollar signs on a Medicare Summary Notice (MSN) might stand out to you – but there’s no need to panic or reach for your checkbook. Medicare…..

2020 Obamacare Subsidy Chart and Calculator

The income amounts to get 2020 Obamacare subsidies are based on – but higher than – last year’s federal poverty level (FPL). These discounts on your monthly health…..

What Was the Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period?

Between 2011 and 2018, there was an additional Medicare holiday to consider. From January 1 through February 14, the Medicare Advantage Disenrollment Period (MADP) gave you one more…..