New tax laws should prompt families to review documents

For the next two years, the federal estate tax will be restored.  The Bush-era tax cuts included a sunset provision that temporarily eradicated the estate tax for 2010.  The tax is back, but the exemption has increased. It was a … [Read more...]

Obama v. GOP: Healthcare showdown

When President Obama took office two years ago, the GOP had much more than a mere inkling that a healthcare overhaul was on the horizon.  Fast-forward to the final days of 2010, and an attempt at a repeal may be just around the … [Read more...]

Largest Health Insurer Forecasts Growth in Medicare Advantage Plans for Elderly

Today, Reuters reported that United Health Group (UNH.N) expects health insurance plan enrollments to increase over the next year. The Group is the largest health insurer in the U.S and expects the growth to result at least in … [Read more...]