Beginning October 1st, key provisions of the Affordable Care Act are set to kick in, giving people more access to health insurance coverage. Unfortunately, con artists are likely to use the changes to pitch new schemes.
Attorney General Roy Cooper encourages you to keep your guard up.
If someone asks for your social security number or bank account, don't give it out. Be skeptical of anyone offering help asks you for payment first.
Don't believe anyone who says their company is the only place you can buy health insurance.. and before you buy a new health insurance policy, be sure read all the details carefully.
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