Turning 21? Here’s How To Avoid A Big Hike In Health Premiums

Before you blow out the candles, you might want to check your insurance options.i
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Before you blow out the candles, you might want to check your insurance options.

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Before you blow out the candles, you might want to check your insurance options.

Before you blow out the candles, you might want to check your insurance options.

Disc Pictures/AsiaPix/Corbis

For young people, turning 21 is generally a reason to celebrate.

If they’re insured through the federal health insurance marketplace that operates in about three-dozen states, however, their birthday could mean a whopping 58 percent jump in their health insurance premium in 2015, according to an analysis by researchers at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.

Many 21-year-olds who qualify for premium subsidies will be

Article source: http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2014/11/25/366533298/turning-21-here-s-how-to-avoid-a-big-hike-in-health-premiums?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=affordablecareact

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