Printed on September 13, 2018
Open Enrollment begins November 1. Right here’s what you are able to do now to make the applying course of smoother.
3 straightforward methods to arrange for 2019 Open Enrollment
- Collect the whole lot you want earlier than you apply. While you apply for or renew your protection, you’ll be requested to present family, revenue, and present protection data. Save your self time and stress by reviewing this Marketplace checklist (PDF) prematurely to be sure to have the whole lot you want.
- When you’ve got 2018 Market protection, assessment your present utility to ensure it is nonetheless correct. If it’s not, replace your utility with any revenue and/or family adjustments. For those who don’t replace your utility, you may not get the correct amount of premium tax credit score or different financial savings. Beginning November 1, you possibly can entry your pre-filled 2019 utility primarily based on the knowledge you gave for 2018.
- Set an Open Enrollment deadline reminder. Open Enrollment ends December 15. When you’ve got a 2018 Market plan, you could be mechanically enrolled in the identical plan (or the same one) for 2019 should you don’t act by the deadline. This might not be the best choice, so you’ll want to examine all out there plans. Mark December 15 in your calendar so that you don’t miss out on a plan that could be a greater match for you for 2019.