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The Quiet Obamacare Change That Could Save Businesses Thousands
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The Quiet Obamacare Change That Could Save Businesses Thousands

Because of a shift in how Obamacare affects laid-off employees, businesses might see some COBRA-related savings.
Trent Bryson
The Employer-Sponsored Health Care Facts of Life
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The Employer-Sponsored Health Care Facts of Life

There are ways small-business owners can help defray some of the costs if high deductible insurance plans are all they can offer.
What the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Means for Entrepreneurs
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What the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Means for Entrepreneurs

As delays continue to plague Obamacare, entrepreneurs are left with a mixed bag of consequences for their businesses.
Gwen Moran
Jobs, Not Obamacare, Are Helping the Uninsured
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Jobs, Not Obamacare, Are Helping the Uninsured

Before Americans start celebrating a drop in the number of uninsured, you first have to look behind the numbers.
Scott Shane
Weighing a Rollout of Benefits for Employees? 4 Tips for Startups to Consider
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Weighing a Rollout of Benefits for Employees? 4 Tips for Startups to Consider

Health insurance may not end up being as costly as you anticipate. Only 28 percent of small companies (with fewer than 10 workers) offer it.
Jennifer Fitzgerald
Who Can Claim Exceptions Under Obamacare? Supreme Court to Weigh In.
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Who Can Claim Exceptions Under Obamacare? Supreme Court to Weigh In.

The Supreme Court hears arguments tomorrow on whether for-profit businesses can enjoy some exemptions to the healthcare law that non-profits do.
Arlene Weintraub
Supreme Court to Decide Whether Businesses Have Religion
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Supreme Court to Decide Whether Businesses Have Religion

A challenge to Obamacare will decide whether companies are really people, too, and can express religious values.
Ray Hennessey
Why Americans Have Turned Against Government-Sponsored Health Insurance
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Why Americans Have Turned Against Government-Sponsored Health Insurance

The desire for the government to provide care has been waning. And that was well before the ACA took effect.
Scott Shane
Obamacare: What Will it Cost if You Don't Comply?
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Obamacare: What Will it Cost if You Don't Comply?

A battle between Hobby Lobby and the U.S. Supreme Court underscores the mounting fines that some companies might face for health reform non-compliance.
Arlene Weintraub
Obamacare and Your Taxes: What You Need to Know Now
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Obamacare and Your Taxes: What You Need to Know Now

After a spate of health reform delays, we outline what you're up against.
Arlene Weintraub
Obamacare to Raise Premiums for 65 Percent of Small Businesses
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Obamacare to Raise Premiums for 65 Percent of Small Businesses

A new government report says the level of rate hikes for small businesses and their employees will be higher than originally estimated.
Ray Hennessey
Obamacare Mandate for Many Businesses Pushed Back a Year
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Obamacare Mandate for Many Businesses Pushed Back a Year

In yet another blow to the troubled law, the administration has decided to push back Obamacare requirements for many American businesses.
Ray Hennessey
How Both Parties Were Wrong About Obamacare and Jobs
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How Both Parties Were Wrong About Obamacare and Jobs

The latest jobs report is showing the impact of Obamacare on employment. Turns out, a lot of pundits' predictions were wrong.
Ray Hennessey
These 3 Startups Are Looking to Get the Health Industry in Tip-Top Shape
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These 3 Startups Are Looking to Get the Health Industry in Tip-Top Shape

With the health-care sector going through massive innovation and disruption, we wanted to get the skinny on what it was like working on a startup in this industry.
Nitasha Maindiratta