Insurers Are Split on Obamacare Performance

Image credit:Shutterstock U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc on Friday said its business that includes individual Obamacare health plans had performed as expected, following on earlier news that UnitedHealth Group Inc might exit the unprofitable market. Aetna said in a regulatory filing that its individual business had continued to perform in line with its projections through October. It …

It’s Time to Check Up on Your Insurance Policy

Image credit:Shutterstock This story appears in the April 2016 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe » Many employers may not start thinking about health insurance until this fall, when open enrollment begins creeping up. But if your premiums got bumped up a bunch this year — and mine sure did! — you know that next year will almost certainly …

3 Expert Tips to Lowering Your Insurance Costs

Image credit:Adrianna Williams | Getty Images This story appears in the July 2016 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe » Q. How can I reduce my company’s insurance costs? A. It’s simple, in theory: The less risky your business seems, the less your insurance company will charge you, says Michael Turpin, an executive VP at New York City-based brokerage USI. …

7 Wealth-Killing Risks That Threaten Your Retirement

Image credit:Steve Bronstein | Getty Images Are you among the millions of American business owners who haven't saved enough for retirement? Whether you're banking on selling your business as your primary retirement asset or have other conventional investments such as an IRA, real estate or college savings, you face some serious retirement risks. Chief among these: “longevity …