Health insurance is important to everyone. We need it to protect not just ourselves but our families as well from unexpected healthcare costs. For those that are self-employed, getting health insurance can be a confusing process.
Thankfully Very Good Coverage comes in by providing you with a health insurance option that suits your income and your lifestyle.
To be eligible, your income needs to come via a business that doesn’t have any other income-reported employees on your W2 form.
The good news is that there are numerous cost assistance options available to select from.
If you are self-employed and run a business, you are also not left out. All you have to do is register as a small business and use the SHOP exchange to get a policy that is made just for you.
One thing you should note is that the cost of self-employed health insurance in Maine varies depending on the type of plan you choose and of course, your provider.
How much you pay as monthly premiums is wholly dependent on your income. For instance, there are certain plans that are only available to individuals with a low income.
Self-Employed health insurance policies are also flexible enough for you to switch your plan to suit your income levels. This also means that you may be eligible for government subsidies which can help lower the cost of coverage.
Just as with family and individual health insurance plans, self-employed health insurance coverage comes with various plans you can select from. They include: