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5 Ways Your Life Is Going To Change Because Of Obamacare

No matter where you sit regarding Obamacare, there are some facts that are basic and real about the Affordable Care Act regardless of which news operation pushes them out — facts codified by law. Check 'em out.

5 Ways Your Life Is Going To Change Because Of Obamacare

FACT CHECK TIME! Here's what our fact checkers found:


Health insurance companies can't deny coverage. 9 out of 10 adults will qualify for coverage. 50% will qualify for <$50 coverage. Young people can stay on their parents' insurance until age 26, and 3.1 million young people have done just that. Folks can shop for health insurance via online exchanges. There is indeed a penalty for not having insurance. And 60% of all bankruptcies are from medical bills.

Living a simple and happy life, Chow Yun-fat plans to give his around $700 million fortune to charity, Hong Kong movie site Jayne Stars reported.

Chow Yun Fat was born in Lamma Island, Hong Kong, to a mother who was a cleaning lady and vegetable farmer, and a father who worked on a Shell Oil Company tanker. Chow grew up in a farming community, in a house with no electricity.

He would wake at dawn each morning to help his mother sell herbal jelly and Hakka tea-pudding on the streets; in the afternoons, he went to work in the fields.

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