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Get the facts about the Affordable Care Act at ILA today

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Get the Facts about the Affordable Care Act ("Obamacare"). Saturday November 23rd Noon to 4pm at Longshoreman (ILA) Hall, 1142 Morrison Drive.

On October 1, the Affordable Care Act went into effect.

Uninsured South Carolina residents now have the opportunity to register for expanded health insurance options through the Affordable Care Act and the South Carolina Marketplace.

To help individuals learn about, compare, and sign up for health insurance policies.

State Rep. Wendell Gilliard, Beaufort Black Chamber of Commerce, and Franklin C. Fetter Family Health Center is hosting the event

Residents will receive information and speak to experts about coverage options, and register to receive health insurance benefits, which will take effect on Jan. 1. All Charleston County residents who do not have health insurance coverage are urged to take advantage of this free event.

If you suspect to have found fraud in the Health Insurance Marketplace, call 1-800-318-2596.

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