How to prepare for your energy company’s job cuts BY JOE MARTIN JAN 27 2015   In an up-and-down industry like oil and gas, it’s important to make sure you’re ready in case your job is one of many being cut. In the wake of job cuts from Schlumberger Ltd.(NYSE: SLB), and pay freezes from BP PLC(NYSE: BP), rumors around your office may […]

COBRA coverage and the Marketplace

If you have COBRA continuation coverage from a job you’ve left, you can keep it. In some cases, you can buy a Marketplace health plan instead. COBRA and the Health Insurance Marketplace When you leave a job for any reason, you may be able to keep your job-based health coverage for a period, usually up […]