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 simple methods to arrange for 2019 Open Enrollment
- Collect every little thing you want earlier than you apply. Whenever you apply for or renew your protection, you’ll be requested to present family, earnings, and present protection data. Save your self time and stress by reviewing this Marketplace checklist (PDF) prematurely to be sure you have every little thing you want.
- In case you have 2018 Market protection, evaluate your present software to ensure it is nonetheless correct. If it’s not, replace your software with any earnings and/or family adjustments. Should you don’t replace your software, you may not get the correct quantity of premium tax credit score or different financial savings. Beginning November 1, you’ll be able to entry your pre-filled 2019 software primarily based on the knowledge you gave for 2018.
- Set an Open Enrollment deadline reminder. Open Enrollment ends December 15. In case you have a 2018 Market plan, it’s possible you’ll be mechanically enrolled in the identical plan (or an identical one) for 2019 for those who don’t act by the deadline. This is probably not the best choice, so make sure you evaluate all accessible 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.