For some people, health insurance will cost less. For many, it will cost more. If your monthly payments are going up, you have a few options to consider:
You can change your annual renewal date.
You can change your annual renewal date to December. This way, you can keep your current plan for another calendar year. You may see a slight bump in premiums of around 5%, but it will be lower than if you moved to a new, government-approved plan. Contact an authorized Blue Cross agent for help at 1-800-392-4087; or download our annual renewal date change form and e-mail it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail it to:
Individual Membership & Billing Department
PO Box 98029
Baton Rouge, LA 70898-9960
Am I eligible for a tax credit?
The chart on the right can help you find out if you qualify for a tax credit.
Household size is the number of people living in your house.
Household income is the total income each of your family makes in a year. If you make $40,000 and your spouse makes $20,000 in a household of 2, then your household income range is $60,000.
|Household Size||Household Income Range|
|1||$11,670 - $46,680|
|2||$15,730 - $62,920|
|3||$19,790 - $79,160|
|4||$23,850 - $95,400|
|5||$27,910 - $111,640|
|6||$31,970 - $127,880|
|7||$36,030 - $144,120|
|8||$40,090 - $160,360|
|Each additional person||+ $4,060 - $16,240|
Contact an authorized
agent for expert advice.