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Medicare and the Marketplace: 4 Things You Need to Know
Posted By Tamara Lytle On September 30, 2013 @ 2:23 pm In Washington Watch | Comments Disabled
There’s a lot to understand about the health insurance marketplace that opens on Oct. 1 – not to mention the Affordable Care Act  (or “Obamacare”), which created it. But if you’re on Medicare, there’s really nothing to be confused about.
Confusion is a breeding ground for fraud. It’s against the law  for someone to knowingly sell a Medicare beneficiary a marketplace plan.
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 Affordable Care Act: http://www.aarp.org/health/affordable-care-act/?intcmp=AE-BL-IL-TOOL-HLA
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 USA Today: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2013/09/17/seniors-medicare-aca/2800505/
 here: http://www.cms.gov/Center/Special-Topic/Open-Enrollment-Center.html
 against the law: http://www.cms.gov/Center/Special-Topic/Open-Enrollment/Downloads/Medicare-Marketplace-FAQs.pdf
 Affordable Care Act Opens Internet Marketplaces: http://blog.aarp.org/2013/09/26/affordable-care-act-opens-internet-marketplaces/?intcmp=AE-ENDART1-BL-REL
 11 Things We Didn’t Know Last Week: http://blog.aarp.org/2013/07/31/11-things-we-didnt-know-last-week-4/?intcmp=AE-ENDART2-BL-BOS
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