Starting January 1 health insurance premiums in Maryland will rise for those enrolled in the Affordable Care Act, also known as ObamaCare.

The rates for those individual plans will increase by an average of 6.6 percent in 2023.

Insurance carriers originally requested for the rates to increase by 11 percent.

The price hike is primarily due to the current inflation rate which is averaging 8.3 percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.... Read More: WMAR2NEWS