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Health Insurance Prices Up 7.5 Percent for Benchmark Plans
New York Times

The federal government says the cost of a benchmark plan on will increase 7.5 percent for 2016 coverage, but most people will still be able to buy a plan for less than $100 a month, after tax credits.

Monday was the first day people could see 2016 prices on the website established under President Barack Obama’s health care law. A new sign-up season starts Sunday, and consumers can start browsing now as they prepare to buy.