NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Saturday is an important deadline if you need health insurance for 2022.
Open enrollment ends Saturday to get coverage through the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare.”READ MORE: New Jersey Announces COVID Vaccine And Booster Mandate For Health Care Workers And High-Risk Settings
However, some states, including New York and New Jersey are extending their deadline through Jan. 31.READ MORE: Biden Administration To Give Out 400 Million Free N95 Masks
That means people in Connecticut must enroll by midnight Saturday.
Coverage prices could be even lower this year.MORE NEWS: Timeline: Snow Expected To Blanket The Tri-State Area Thursday Morning
Experts say federal COVID relief is helping to reduce premiums and out-of-pocket costs.