Oregonians still confused about health care changes

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Monday, September 30, 2013

As open enrollment for Cover Oregon begins, many Oregonians remain in the dark about their options.

Using the new health insurance marketplace, Cover Oregon, income-qualified shoppers can apply a sliding scale of tax credits to premiums right off the bat.

Monthly bills will be lower immediately: no waiting until tax time. On the flip side, if consumers' estimate income for the coming year exceeds 400 percent of poverty level -- about $46,000 for an individual or $94,000 for a family of four -- they may pay a lot more for coverage.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

 

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