WASHINGTON DC, Nov 20 – The Association of Mature American Citizens has just released a survey of the premiums now being quoted for qualifying health plans under the Affordable Care Act. They have reported an average annual increase of 25% since open enrollment began November 15th.
The survey covered a number of national insurance carriers including Aetna, Assurant, United Healthcare and Humana, AMAC president Dan Weber reported..
In many rural areas the results have been even more discouraging with rates increasing by 40 to 50 percent. The rates will be effective January 1st, 2015.
This information was compiled from several hundred premium quotes that have been issued by the insurance companies since they have released their new rates last Saturday.
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