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Health insurance shopping? Getting informed on reform is a good place to start

Health care reform is a hot topic, and not just for candidates running for political office. The cost of health care impacts the financial well-being of most Americans.

Even though you may have heard a lot about health care reform, you may be wondering what it all means – or at least what it means for you and your family. From the name of the health care reform law itself, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (which is often shortened to the acronyms PPACA or just ACA), to terminology like “Individual Mandate” or “American Benefit Exchanges” there’s plenty to be confused about.