I Was Terrified of Getting my Own Health Insurance at Age 26

Especially having a chronic illness and little money. But, as with most situations, it actually turned out okay.

Photo by Fabian Møller on Unsplash

Turning 26

Applying for Medicaid

Getting Rejected by Medicaid

Applying for Coverage on the Open Marketplace

“You qualify for a low-income tax credit.”


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