The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, makes some sweeping changes to the way individuals do business with health insurers. While most of the biggest changes won’t take effect until January 2014, some of the new rules have already been enacted.


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In the following slides, we take a look at some of the biggest changes to the way healthcare will be offered and the regulations insurance companies must follow, which are now designed to keep people insured.

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Shirley Pulawski

Shirley is a staff writer for who covers personal finance trends, money habits, mortgages and foreclosures.