For Insurance Brokers – Obamacare Not Worth It

A post in the Daily Caller (online, Sept. 24) tells the story of health insurance brokers, especially those described as small businesses, or independent insurance agents, resisting allegedly not well thought out Obamacare policies. Also, according to the Daily Caller, in several U.S. states, an appreciable number of ACA exchanges – – or marketplaces – – are not paying such health insurance sellers their commissions.

The Daily Caller report further clarifies the situation this way, “Although brokers say Obamacare is hurting their profits, that doesn’t mean they haven’t been working harder than ever.” One insurance broker is quoted in the report as saying, “There has been a 300 percent increase in time spent sharing information compared to the past — about three hours per enrolled life.”

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