The yearly period when people can enroll in a health insurance plan for coverage in 2016 began on November 1, 2015 and will run through January 31, 2016. People may qualify for Special Enrollment Periods allowing them to enroll outside of Open Enrollment if they have certain life events, like getting married, having a baby or losing other coverage.
THE FEE IF YOU DON'T HAVE COVERAGE IN 2016
If you don't have coverage in 2016, you may have to pay a fee. The fee is higher in 2016 than it was in 2015.
If you don't have health insurance in 2016 you'll pay the higher of thes...read more