A quick guide to the Health Insurance Marketplace

5 tips about the Health Insurance Marketplace

1. Deadlines for 2018 coverage

Enroll by December 15 for coverage starting January 1, 2018. Apply now.

2. Who needs Marketplace coverage?

Anyone who doesn’t have coverage through a job, Medicare, Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Plan (CHIP), or other qualifying coverage. If uncovered, you may pay a fee.

3. Two kinds of coverage

Depending on income, you may qualify for an insurance plan with tax credits, or for Medicaid/CHIP. See where your income falls.

4. What plans cover

All plans cover essential health benefits, pre-existing conditions, and preventive services.

5. Plans & costs

You can preview available plans and estimated prices based on income before logging in.