Small Business Advocacy Blog

Special Enrollment Period for Affordable Health Insurance Marketplace Plans


January 23, 2023 Don’t wait for Open Enrollment in November to get premium assistance for quality health insurance The federal Health Insurance Marketplace Special Enrollment Period allows you to purchase a private health insurance Marketplace plan or make changes to an existing one after Open Enrollment ended on January 15,…

Door closing on small businesses for affordable health insurance

12/28/22 The SC Small Business Chamber has called thousands of small businesses across the state in 2022.  We told them about affordable, quality health insurance for the owner and employees through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace. Hundreds asked to be contacted to see how the federal subsidies can reduce their…

The Gift of affordable, quality health insurance

FREE WEBINAR: December 19th, 11AM Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1n_ZBUZi5Vwm7vI9LfTAldTnA949zf19NTAFRuP5FjUc/ Tis the season for giving and receiving. Join our webinar on December 19th at 11AM to learn about an important no-cost gift you can give to your employees. You might also find the gift of affordable, quality health insurance for you and your…

Rock Hill’s WRHI shares info on federal Health Insurance Marketplace. Listen.

November 23, 2022 SC Small Business Chamber of Commerce president/CEO Frank Knapp traveled to Rock Hill to talk about the federal Health Insurance Marketplace with WRHI’s Lucas McFadden and Ashley Lang on Palmetto Mornings. Listen (9 minutes) https://cts.vresp.com/c/?SCSmallBusinessChamb/94d03d92a3/TEST/53f802cdf7

Federal Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment-pace up 40% compared to last year

On November 18, President Biden announced that the number of new enrollees who have signed up for high-quality, affordable health insurance on HealthCare.Gov is up almost 40% compared to the same time last year. Let us hook you up with a SC Primary Health Care Association representative who can answer…

Listen to radio interview on federal Health Insurance Marketplace

A recent in-depth radio interview was heard on Columbia’s WFMV.  The host of the Urban Scene, Don Frierson, talked with Sarah Christian, Navigator Coordinator with the SC Primary Health Care Association, and Frank Knapp, president & CEO of the SC Small Business Chamber of Commerce. The 60-minute interview covered questions…

Learn how you and your employees could save BIG money on quality Health Insurance

November 6, 2022 WEBINAR: November 15th, 11AM Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1n_ZBUZi5Vwm7vI9LfTAldTnA949zf19NTAFRuP5FjUc/edit If you are a small business owner struggling to pay ever increasing health insurance premiums either for yourself or for your employees, now is the time to re-evaluate. If you or your employees don’t have health insurance, now is REALLY the…

Opportunity for affordable health insurance for you and your employees is NOW!

November 1, 2022 Open enrollment of Fed. Health Insurance Marketplace with premium subsidies starts TODAY! –The federal Health Insurance Market Place is now open for everyone. –No excuses needed.  No exceptions required. If you are a small business owner struggling to pay ever increasing health insurance premiums either for yourself…

Tired of high health insurance premiums? We have a solution

Low-cost, high-quality health insurance GET READY Webinar Oct. 20th  –Over 300,000 South Carolinians have obtained low- or no-cost health insurance through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace. –Small business owners have turned to the Marketplace for affordable, full-benefit individual health plans instead of inexpensive, low-benefit plans. –Four out of five workers…