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AARP explains the facts about the Affordable Care Act

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I notice a lot of confusion about the Affordable Care Act. So when I got this in an email today from AARP, I thought it would be a good idea to pass it on. I know not everybody belongs to AARP (though millions of us baby boomers do), and not everybody would bother reading an email from AARP. So for what it's worth, here's what they sent along today.

"Think you can ace our Affordable Health Care quiz? DID YOU KNOW?

  • Most insurance plans, including Medicare, must now cover important preventive benefits.
  • There is a new way to shop for health insurance where you can compare plans side-by-side.
  • Your big kids can stay on your health insurance plan until their 26th birthday.

"If you are still getting to know the health care law, now is the time to get the facts so you can feel confident that you're in control of your health care. Take our online quiz to see how you score – you might learn something new! Take the Quiz

"Need a Cheat Sheet?
Check out the 10 things you really need to know about the health care law.

"Want to Improve Your Score?
HealthLawFacts.org is your in-depth guide to the health care law.

"Stay Informed
Text "HEALTH" to 22777 to receive bi-weekly updates about the health care law."

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