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Beware individuals who are using #Obamacare to gather your personal information. Review the types of Scams that are showing up and learn ways to avoid becoming a victim.

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  • 1. Avoid Obamacare Scams BCL Systems, Inc. September, 2013 all rights reserved

2. Fake Health Insurance Marketplace Websites Be Wary of Official Looking Enrollment Websites To Verify a legitimate website, go to www.Healthcare.gov where all valid enrollment websites for each State are listed. 3. Medicare Scams If you currently have Medicare Coverage, you dont need to do anything to comply with the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) The government will never contact you by phone or email for personal information 4. Fake Navigators No one from the government will ask you for personal information, including health conditions or bank account information. If you dont know the person, dont give out any information 5. If you are not sure, take the persons name, phone number, the name of the company and then either go to the Healthcare.gov website or call their customer service representative at 1-800-318-2596 If the information is unclear or doesnt make sense, dont provide any personal information 6. Always keep the name of the person, the name of the company, their phone number, address, email and website If you do get assistance 7. Do Not Provide Bank Information or Credit Card Information You do not have to pay to apply for a Health Insurance Marketplace plan or to receive assistance from a Navigator 8. If You Suspect Fraud Report it to either the Federal Trade Commission at 1-877-382-4357 or Healthcare.gov at 1-800-318-2596 9. If You Found This Information Useful And dont forget to visit us at ACAHelper.com for more information on the Affordable Care Act This information is being provided for educational purposes only and is not to be considered legal advice 10. If You Found This Information Useful And dont forget to visit us at ACAHelper.com for more information on the Affordable Care Act This information is being provided for educational purposes only and is not to be considered legal advice