Why did the Affordable Care Act make my insurance unaffordable?

Why did the Affordable Care Act make my insurance unaffordable? I have a private health plan and a preexisting condition that requires taking daily medication, an annual checkup, and a test every 5 years. Other than that I’m young and in great health. My understanding of the law was that it would increase premiums on people without conditions to pay for people like me that have a preexisting condition. So why did the insurance company send me something saying if I keep my current plan I’ll pay 25% more and that the 2 alternatives are more expensive with lower benefits, plus it said I could lose all kinds of other… Read More

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