Insurance agents offer advice in advance of March 31 health care deadline

President Obama has announced that after March 31, individual consumers who do not qualify for a Special Enrollment Period will be unable to purchase health insurance coverage until the Marketplace (www.healthcare.gov) reopens on Nov. 15.

Local, independent insurance agent, Barb Wetherell of Stille, Pierce & Pertzborn Insurance is recommending everyone select their plans early to avoid what is expected to be a last-minute rush to enroll.

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