The Affordable Care Act defines a health care plan as affordable if the total costs of the plan do not exceed 9.5 percent of an employee's income each year, according to the Society for Human Resource Management. These p... More »

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Cigna health insurance plans can be affordable, but that depends on the needs and unique situation of the customer, according to the company's website. The cost of health insurance plans at Cigna are based on multiple fa... More »

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To get health insurance, individuals can apply through their state's health insurance marketplace online, by calling the number for the federal health insurance marketplace or by applying in person at a local office. More »

Sarah Kliff for The Washington Post reports that the Affordable Care Act is funded with a combination of spending cuts from other health care programs, taxes and other initiatives. These cuts and taxes occur from 2013 to... More »

People who earn high incomes pay an additional 0.9 percent to Medicare, explains the Society for Human Resource Management. The threshold for this adjustment is $250,000 for couples filing jointly, $125,000 for couples f... More »

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An appraisal assesses an employee's ability to reach annual job goals, both in terms of quantity and quality, and to perform as an effective team member, according to the Society for Human Resource Management. It also re... More »

As of 2014, the Affordable Care Act mandates that most Americans must have health care or they are likely to be fined. Some exemptions are available based on low income, periods of unemployment and several other situatio... More »

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