Insurance

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 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 required documentation You may be asked to submit documents to prove your qualifying life event, your income,…

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 basic information like birth dates, home addresses, and social security numbers. Additionally, you’ll need information about…

November 07, 2019
Where do you apply for a Marketplace plan?

There are several ways you can apply for a Marketplace health insurance plan. During Open Enrollment, you can shop, compare, and apply directly through HealthCare.gov. However, some states have created their own “State Based Marketplace” or “exchan...

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 Healthcar...