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What does the Affordable Care Act mean for me if I buy my own insurance?

If you buy your own coverage, the 2010 health care law benefits you because it:
  • Makes it easier to buy health insurance
  • Creates standard benefits
  • Covers people with pre-existing conditions
  • Extends coverage for young adults

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