Think You’re Invincible? Here’s Why Open Enrollment Matters
Did you know that the second Obamacare open enrollment period starts November 15? We’re guessing you didn’t. Only 1 in 10 uninsured people have open enrollment on their radar, according to a recent Kaiser Family Foundation poll. The same survey found that two-thirds of the uninsured know “only a little” or “nothing at all” about the marketplaceswhere people can shop for insurance.
It’s time to change that. Whether you’re insured through your employer, you enrolled through the marketplace last year, or you’ve been slacking on the insurance front, it’s important to understand what the Affordable Care Act (ACA) means for your health — and how enrollment works. Here are four reasons to check out the healthcare marketplaces this year.