The [Certified Finanical Planner] Board of Standards has taken on the job of educating consumers about their changing health-care options in a series of articles called “Let’s Talk Obamacare” on its Web site.
Come October 1, as state health care exchanges open, Americans without insurance will have to make the decision as to whether to purchase health care coverage or pay a penalty. In the educational series, Eleanor Blayney, [CFP®,] the [CFP Board's] consumer advocate, advises consumers to consider several factors before deciding to pay a federal penalty and forego health insurance. Read more >
September 12, 2013