Mar 10, 2014 | By Shantha Ready Alonso
I hope you've got your calendar open because you're going to want to draw a big circle around March 31st. That's the final deadline for anyone who is uninsured to get health coverage, and avoid having to pay a fine for not having health insurance. Purchasing health insurance is a big decision, and while you decide on whether to sign up or encourage a friend to sign up today, consider this: Nearly six in 10 uninsured Americans could pay less than $100 per month for health care coverage.
To find out what benefits are available for you and your family, please visit www.healthcare.gov or call 1-800-318-2596 (TTY: 1-855-889-4325). Open enrollment ends Monday, March 31st )
Please see below for a quick rundown on the most important things to know: