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ACA Magnifying Glass Though overall signups declined this year, more people actually followed through on paying their first month of premiums and actually activated their insurance. (Photo: Getty)

A newly released report from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid indicates that premium hikes by insurers for coverage under the Affordable Care Act made policies unaffordable for about a million people. But despite that fact, more people actually paid premiums for coverage than last year.

Marlene Satter

Marlene Y. Satter has worked in and written about the financial industry for decades.

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