How to Add a Spouse to Health Insurance?

Answer Health insurance for your spouse is one of the most common and traditional benefits employers offer to their workforce. Exactly how to set your spouse up on your health insurance depends on the tim... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Add a Spouse to Health Insurance

Is a separated spouse obligated to continue to provide health insurance for the other spouse?

A court order is the best way to keep insurance benefits from changing during divorce proceedings, said former County Court-At-Law Judge A. LeRue Dixon. Because the law differs from state to state,... Read More »

Can an employer use the working spouse rule to force a self-employed spouse to get her own health insurance when the premiums would exceed her income?

Answer No,Working Spouse RuleIf both you and your spouse work for Vought Aircraft, one of you can opt out of medical and dental coverage and the other spouse can cover both of you. Or, each spouse ... Read More »

If you are the custodial parent and have no health insurance but your new spouse does will your ex-husband's health insurance be primary or secondary?

Answer The birthday rule is often used to determine which plan is primary and which is secondary. Under this rule, the plan of the parent whose birthday occurs first in the calendar year is designa... Read More »

Can an employer legally deny coverage for a spouse if the spouse's employer offers health insurance and the spouse is pregnant?