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.