If you own a restaurant, plumbing company or other small business, you may be intrigued by the expected expansion of association health plans under a new rule that got a stamp of approval from the Trump administration last week.
Will they meet your needs? Save you money?
Those are important questions for small businesses and self-employed people who struggle to buy affordable insurance for themselves and their workers.
Federal officials say the new rule would help level the playing field for these businesses, giving the kind of flexibility on benefits and leverage to negotiate with providers that large companies may have.