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Health insurance, freelancers, and the Affordable Care Act

August 22, 2013

Tags: Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, Authors Guild, liability and media perils insurance

The following may help freelancers figure out what health insurance freelance writers and editors can get under the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare). The Authors Guild gave a phone-in seminar for members, August 27, 2013. According to the Guild:
"Key dates: Enrollment starts on October 1, with coverage to start January 1, 2014. First year enrollment will stay open until the end of March 2014.
"Availability: The new insurance marketplaces, or "exchanges," will be available in every state. (more…)