by Lauren Mandel and Adam Tock
While you may have heard of Qualifying Life Events (QLEs) – the experiences that allow you to get health insurance outside of Open Enrollment – you may still be wondering how they could affect you. When “marriage” is listed as a QLE, what exactly would that mean if you got engaged? What about moving? Do you need to move down the street or to a new state?
To help you better understand Obamacare QLEs and how they could provide you a unique opportunity to get health insurance outside of Open Enrollment, we put together 5-real life scenarios that help explain the most common life events in more detail.