The deadline to get health insurance coverage for January, 2017 is this Thursday, December 15. Although some insurers may extend their deadlines, this date is especially important if you qualify for a subsidy – in order to receive your subsidy, you must sign up for a health plan by December 15.SHOP HEALTH PLANS NOWIf you are eligible for a subsidy, it will apply automatically during the enrollment process (and if you have any questions contact your carrier).Not sure if you’re eligible? Have questions about how to accurately calculate your income? Check out our free downloadable guide on subsidies:DOWNLOAD GUIDE HEREWhen you buy health insurance through us, a portion of your purchase goes back to the freelance workforce. We fight for better policies for freelancers every day – and now, more than ever, it’s important that we stand together to ensure that the next system works for us.