Originally Posted By: six_of_one
My employer was informed by the rep from our health care provider that premiums are expected to rise 55-60% next year, primarily from Affordable Health Care provisions.

Given their track record, I'm not sure how much faith I'd put in Insurance companies raising rates "primarily from Affordable Health Care provisions." Basically, they just got the government to force everyone in the country to buy their product -- not really convinced that premium hikes are anything more than Insurance companies soaking existing customers and blaming the ACA ...

Same as some employers cutting wages back during the economic meltdown. Most were legit... but then when things got better... your pay didn't.