If my income is less than expected this year, I might be eligible for Medicaid. What can I do to cover my bases?
October 15, 2019 – Q: I'm self-employed, so my income varies from one year to the next. I enrolled through the exchange and projected an income that makes me… Read more
December 19, 2018 – Q. I was laid off right before open enrollment ended, and now do not have any income/insurance. Am I still required to sign up for… Read more
December 16, 2018 – Q. If I already enrolled in a plan for the new year, can I change my mind and pick a different plan instead? A. Yes, you can make… Read more
If I don’t make changes to my plan and just let it auto-renew for January, am I stuck with it for the rest of the year?
December 13, 2018 – Q. If I don't make changes to my plan and just let it auto-renew for January, am I stuck with it for the rest of the year? A. Yes, unless… Read more
August 1, 2018 – Q. If I don't enroll in a health insurance plan by the end of open enrollment (December 15), what options will I have? A. In most cases,… Read more
I purchased health insurance under the Affordable Care Act in Texas, but I have moved to Colorado. How do I transfer my coverage?
January 22, 2018 – Q. I purchased healthcare insurance under the Affordable Care Act in Texas. I have now moved to Colorado. How do I transfer my coverage? A:… Read more
January 7, 2018 – Q. We have a health insurance policy through our state exchange. We're moving in July, but only about 50 miles away, and we're staying in… Read more
My son is covered on my employer’s policy through July 31. Can he enroll in a new plan starting on August 1, or did he need to have purchased a plan during open enrollment?
January 5, 2018 – Q. My son is covered on my employer's policy through July 31, but because he's about to be 26, he'll have to find his own coverage. Can he… Read more
If I sign up for a Bronze plan during open enrollment, can I bump my coverage up to a higher level several months later if I find out that I need surgery?
December 28, 2017 – Q: If I sign up for a bronze plan during open enrollment, can I bump my coverage up to a higher level several months later if I find out… Read more
December 21, 2017 – Q. Are qualifying events and special enrollment periods the same as they were in prior years? A. For the most part, yes. Outside of… Read more
December 15, 2017 – Q. Where can I find a list of Obamacare qualifying events? A. The majority of ACA-compliant plans are not available for purchase outside of… Read more
August 8, 2016 – Q. Is there a minimum age for the ACA's individual mandate? And who is responsible for paying the penalty if a child or young adult… Read more