Insurance

June 01, 2020
What to do if you lose your health insurance during COVID-19

Things in our personal lives are changing at the speed of light right now. Each day there is new information. We are constantly learning how to navigate the changing landscape in which we find ourselves. For many, these changes can include a reduction or complete loss of income and benefits as job hours are reduced…

December 02, 2019
Your Guide to Marketplace Health Coverage

Obamacare, ACA, the Affordable Care Act, HealthCare.gov, the Marketplace, healthcare exchanges. Just deciphering the language can be confusing, and that’s before you even try to sign-up for health insurance! Then you need to determine what kind of coverage you’re eligible for, what it will cost, and which plan is best for you. It can seem…

November 20, 2019
What do I do when I’m ready to apply for Marketplace insurance?

Want to enroll in Marketplace insurance for 2020 but not sure where to start? Here’s a step-by-step breakdown of how to shop the Marketplace and what that process looks like. Here are your options: Self-enroll online or over the phone via Healthcare.gov or a trusted partner like HealthSherpa Find local, in-person assistance Complete and mail…

November 15, 2019
What do I need to apply for Marketplace insurance?

You need some basic information to start the Open Enrollment process. First, you need to provide information about your household, including household size (including anyone you claim on your tax return). For each of these people, you need some bas...

November 29, 2019
What do I do once I have applied for Marketplace insurance?

After you’ve completed the Marketplace application, there are a number of things you may have to do next before your coverage kicks in. You can complete all of these steps through HealthCare.gov or your free HealthSherpa account. Submitting require...