Blog Posts By: Andrea J. Routh, JD

Health Insurance Rates in Missouri: When Free Market Competition Doesn’t Work

October 4, 2011

Recently a Missouri small businesswomen called our office to report that the same health insurer that provided her coverage under a small group policy last year for about $420 per month, was quoting her anywhere from $1500 to $2000 for her coverage in an individual policy. That’s four to five times what she had been […]


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