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Establishing Affordable Insurance Marketplaces

Starting in 2014 if your employer doesn’t offer insurance, you will be able to buy it directly in an Affordable Insurance Marketplace. A Marketplace is a new transparent and competitive insurance market where individuals and small businesses can buy affordable and qualified health benefit plans. Marketplaces will offer you a choice of health plans that meet certain benefits and cost standards. Starting in 2014, Members of Congress will be getting their health care insurance through Marketplaces, and you will be able buy your insurance through Marketplaces too.