Buying Health Insurance on Your Own
New Ways to Shop and Pay for Coverage
If you don’t currently have health insurance or buy coverage on your own, big changes are in store for you. The Affordable Care Act brings new guarantees of health insurance coverage, as well as new protections and benefits with the plan you buy. You may also qualify for financial help to lower your insurance costs.
Insuring the Uninsured
People without access to insurance through an employer, as well as middle- and low-income Americans, stand to gain the most under the Affordable Care Act.
Today, nearly 46 million Americans live without health insurance.1 Being uninsured ...