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What is a subsidy and can i qualify?
There are two kinds of subsidies: the Advanced Premium Tax Credit and Cost Sharing Reduction.The Advanced Premium Tax Credit goes toward your health insurance premium—what you pay each month to maintain your health coverage. You can apply it to a bronze, silver, gold and platinum plans.
What is a Cost Sharing Reduction?
CSR is a discount that lowers the amount you have to pay out-of-pocket for deductibles, coinsurance, and copayments. You also have a lower out-of-pocket maximum. You can get these savings if your income is below a certain level, and only if you choose a health plan from the Silver plan category.