Many people are confused by what they read online and hear in the news, but here is what everyone
needs to know: The Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, the Marketplace, or
Healthcare.gov, has health insurance plans available statewide, and most people qualify for discounts to
make those plans more affordable. The enrollment period for 2018 coverage runs November 1 ‐
December 15, 2017.