Pay your premium to activate your coverage

Published on December 23, 2021

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).
Image: Reminder: Pay your monthly premiums
Here’s how. (Follow your insurance company’s instructions carefully. You may be able to pay online at HealthCare.gov.)

How to pay your monthly premiums