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Published onDecember 23, 2021

Pay your premium to activate your coverage

Before you can start using your new 2022 Marketplace coverage, you must pay your first premium — the amount you pay for your health insurance every month — directly to the insurance company (not the Marketplace).

Published onDecember 16, 2021

Apply now. 1 month to get 2022 Marketplace insurance

Important: Open Enrollment ends January 15, 2022. This means you have less than one month to enroll in or change Marketplace health insurance for 2022. Coverage starts February 1, 2022.

Published onDecember 9, 2021

Last chance: Act by Dec 15 for coverage that starts Jan 1

This is the last chance to get 2022 Marketplace health insurance that starts January 1. The deadline is Wednesday, December 15. That means you have only 6 days to enroll in, re-enroll in, or change 2022 Marketplace coverage that starts January 1. You don’t want to miss out on affordable coverage that meets your needs and budget.

Published onNovember 4, 2021

Quick tips: Choosing the right Marketplace plan for your household

Open Enrollment for 2022 is here and ends January 15. Plans have different premiums and out-of-pocket costs and may differ in covered services and benefits. Knowing a few things before you compare can simplify the process of choosing a plan.

Published onNovember 1, 2021

Starting today, enroll in or renew 2022 health coverage

Attention: Enroll in or renew 2022 health insurance today! You have through January 15 to apply for new 2022 health insurance, or renew, change, or update your 2021 health plan for 2022. Enroll by December 15, 2021 for coverage that starts January 1, 2022.