Open Enrollment Is Here

Now, more than ever, it’s critical to have health insurance coverage. From single individuals who are
self-employed or unemployed to families and even small business owners, health insurance coverage is
essential. Fortunately, it’s now easy and affordable to find the right coverage you’ll need to ensure a
healthy path forward.

We understand you may be flooded with information regarding open enrollment, and you may be
confused about what’s available to you. We’ve put together some questions people commonly ask about
open enrollment and Marketplace Insurance to help you make an informed decision about getting health
insurance coverage.

What is open enrollment?

Open enrollment is “the yearly period in the fall when people can enroll in a health insurance plan for
the next calendar year. Open Enrollment for 2022 runs from November 1 through January 15, 2022.
Enroll by December 15 for coverage that starts January”. (https://www.healthcare.gov/glossary/open-enrollment-period)

What is Marketplace Insurance? 

Marketplace Insurance is an online health insurance market that allows you to comparison shop plans
from various health insurance companies and enroll. The available options include major medical
insurance and are income-based to ensure the best coverage at the most affordable rates.

What companies are available in Mississippi?

  • Cigna
  • Molina
  • Ambetter
  • Vantage

Who can benefit from Marketplace Insurance?

  • Individuals  
  • Families  
  • Self-Employed  
  • Unemployed  
  • Small Business Owners  
    • Small businesses can use the Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Marketplace to provide health  insurance for their employees. 

How do I qualify?

Eligibility is based on income, and household size, which determines how much income credit you qualify for. 

Other requirements:

  • Must live in the United States. 
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or national (or be lawfully present). Learn about eligible immigration statuses. 
  • Can’t be incarcerated. 

How do I apply? 

Call Jackson Insurance Group and we’ll connect you with an insurance professional who will help you get the best coverage at an affordable rate at (662)432-1698. 

***Affordability regarding income is based on the 2021 poverty guidelines. 

We understand that everyone’s situation is different, and our insurance professionals are ready to help you find the best coverage at the best rate. Call us today!

Jackson Insurance Group 

Healthy. Happy. Insured.

 

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