What is COBRA health?

Answer Cobra health is formally known as COBRA, or the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1986. COBRA provides continuation of group health insurance benefits to employees who leave their q... Read More »

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COBRA health insurance?

When Health Care Reform goes into effect this will not be an issue.

Tax Deduction for Cobra Health Insurance?

A COBRA health plan (short for Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act) is a plan that allows you to continue your employer-sponsored health care coverage for a certain amount of time after ... Read More »

How long does COBRA health insurance last?

According to the United States Department of Labor, COBRA health insurance normally lasts for 18 months. However, coverage is extended in certain circumstances, such as economic recession, and for ... Read More »

Should I get individual health insurance or take COBRA?

On One Hand: COBRA Covers Pre-existing ConditionsIf you resign from your job or are laid off, you may be able to continue your health insurance under COBRA for up to 18 months. Your former employer... Read More »