Health Insurance Marketplace Information

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The Health Insurance Marketplace, available at HealthCare.gov(link opens in new window), makes it easier for people without health care coverage to learn their options and enroll in a plan that meets their needs.

  • Consumers can compare premiums, deductibles and out-of-pocket costs under various plans.
  • Consumers can also check to see if they are eligible for programs including Medicaid and learn more about premium assistance (also called advance premium tax credits). 

Making Health Insurance Affordable

To help make coverage more affordable, financial help — the Health Insurance Premium Tax Credit — is available to almost 80% of uninsured consumers who buy a plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace.

When to Apply:

People in most states can enroll in a Marketplace plan NOW through May 15. Some states have different enrollment periods. Find out more about your state’s open enrollment dates at HealthCare.gov. 

How to Apply:

You can shop, apply for and enroll in coverage in 4 ways:

Learn more and get started today


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Health Insurance Marketplace

If you don’t have health care coverage, people in most states can enroll in a Marketplace insurance plan NOW through August 15. In addition, you may be eligible for increased federal subsidies to help you afford your health insurance premiums.