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How to get help with your Marketplace application

There’s a new way to get help with your application for coverage in the Health Insurance Marketplace. Visit LocalHelp.HealthCare.gov to find help in your area. You can search by city and state or ZIP code to see a list of … Continue reading

7 Surprising Things About the Affordable Care Act

From WebMD.com: The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, already has brought big changes to the U.S. health care system. You may have gotten a refund check from your health insurance company, for example. Or maybe the last time … Continue reading

Here’s how the Health Insurance Marketplace helps women

We have good news for women who care about their health! You have new rights and protections in the Health Insurance Marketplace starting in 2014. Here are 4 things for women to know about the Health Insurance Marketplace: You won’t … Continue reading

3 ways to get covered if you’re under 30

Sooner or later, everyone needs health insurance. This is true even if you’re healthy and under 30 like Jaime and Malik. The Health Insurance Marketplace provides you with several options that put you in control of your coverage and care. … Continue reading

What You Need to Know about the Health Care Law – Open Enrollment Begins October 1

Starting on October 1, people without health care insurance will be able to shop through the new health care marketplace to compares prices and plans and get covered. With open enrollment less than a month away, this is a great … Continue reading

How to find the health insurance plan that’s right for you

The Health Insurance Marketplace is a new way for you to buy health insurance. In the Marketplace, there are 5 categories of health insurance plans based on how you and the plan can expect to share the costs of care. … Continue reading

4 ways the Health Insurance Marketplace keeps you healthy

You and your family may be eligible for free screenings, vaccines, counseling, and other preventive services to keep you healthy. All health plans in the Health Insurance Marketplace and many other plans must cover the preventive services below without charging … Continue reading

10 health care benefits covered in the Health Insurance Marketplace

Every health insurance plan sold in the Marketplace will offer 10 essential health benefits. What’s covered in the Health Insurance Marketplace These essential health benefits include at least the following items and services: Outpatient care—the kind you get without being … Continue reading

4 ways to protect yourself from fraud in the Health Insurance Marketplace

Your best protection against fraud is you! Starting October 1, 2013, you can apply for health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace, on HealthCare.gov. A few simple things can protect you from fraud, while getting you the coverage you need. … Continue reading

2014 in 214 words

There’s a lot to the health care law. But it’s based on a few simple principles, which we’ve described below in a mere 214 words. Follow the links for more details. If you have health coverage you like, you can … Continue reading