3 Myths About Signing Up for Affordable Care Act Health Insurance for 2018
September 5, 2017, Consumer Reports, Donna Rosato- Open enrollment for health insurance is less than two months away. And if you’re thinking of signing up for an Affordable Care Act plan, you’re probably more than a little confused and anxious.
While GOP efforts to repeal or replace the ACA failed over the summer, the Trump administration has already taken several steps that could make signing up more difficult.
For one, last week it slashed the advertising budget for open enrollment by 90 percent, from $100 million to $10 million. For another, it cut in half the grants to ACA “navigators,” experts trained in helping people sign up for coverage.