What Is the Hardship Program Run Through the Neighborhood Health Plan?

Answer Since 2006, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts requires everyone to have health insurance. If you are unable to afford insurance premiums, you can find subsidized coverage through Commonwealth Care... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What Is the Hardship Program Run Through the Ne...

Is it legal to have your own health insurance through your employer as well as being on your spouse's employer's health insurance plan?

Yes, but check into them carefully first. Both me & my husband both have insurance coverage on us and our kids. I did not realize it but it is hurting us more than helping us at the moment. My i... Read More »

What is a credit card hardship program?

Credit card hardship programs are designed by credit card companies to help people responsibly pay back large balances. Each credit card issuer has its own program that can help people pay off debt... Read More »

Your husband has medicare and a health plan from his employer which plan should be the primary plan?

Answer Where I work, the employer plan would be secondary and medicare would be primary. It might depend on how the company has it set up but I can't imagine any company today wanting to be the pri... Read More »

If you lose your job and primary health insurance but are also covered through your spouse's group plan are you still eligible for COBRA?

AnswerThat would depend on if your spouse's coverage is group or individual coverage. If it is group coverage offered by your spouse's employer then NO. Cobra regulations specifically say that you ... Read More »