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    Hatrax

    returning to the US counts as a "qualifying event." You can buy insurance when you get here, even if we are not in an enrollment period, because of your "qualifying event."

    •  Thank you for the information! (1+ / 0-)
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      Cardinal Fang

      I didn't know about "qualifying events".  Thanks a million!

      Odds and ends about life in Japan: 1971wolfie.wordpress.com

      by Hatrax on Tue Dec 17, 2013 at 05:45:01 AM PST

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      •  Other "qualifying events" are what you think (1+ / 0-)
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        Hatrax

        You can buy insurance outside the enrollment period if you leave a job, have or adopt a baby, get married, get divorced, or move to a different area. The obvious things.

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