MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A new poll by GetInsured, a health insurance marketplace platform provider, reveals that Millennials lack some critical information when it comes to purchasing health insurance, and uncovers the need for better education. According to GetInsured’s 2020 Millennial Health Insurance Survey, more than half of uninsured Millennials (53 percent) are not aware that they may qualify for tax credits to help lower the cost of health insurance premiums.
As states are gearing up for the 2021 Open Enrollment Period this November, people across the country appear to be suffering the consequences of reduced access to information on tax credits and affordability options, and have a lack of awareness when it comes to finding coverage. One-third (34 percent) of uninsured Millennials surveyed did not even know that they can obtain health insurance through ACA marketplaces. Meanwhile, of those who were aware of the