Buying Health Insurance

Shopping for health insurance?

Whether you're a recent college graduate buying insurance for the first time or transitioning from your company’s insurance plan to one of your own, we're here to help you choose the right coverage for you and your family.

Looking for specific plan information? See our individual and family plans.

How individual health insurance works

If you're used to getting insurance through an employer, buying your own is a change. Health care reform also changed individual and family health coverage. We'll help you understand it better so you can make the right choice.

Making insurance more affordable

Most people are now required by the Affordable Care Act to have health insurance. The good news is if you buy your own health coverage, there are ways to make it more affordable. Find out how below.

Before you buy a plan

Get the information and tips you need to find the best health coverage for you and your family before you shop.

Buying a plan

Use the resources here to apply for the plan that's right for you and your family.

After you buy a plan

Find out about what we do and steps you can take after you've purchased your health coverage.

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