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What Is MNsure?

Is MNsure an Insurance Company?

No, MNsure is not an insurance company. MNsure is Minnesota's health insurance marketplace where individuals, families and small businesses can shop, compare and choose health insurance coverage that meets their needs.

MNsure is the only place you can apply for financial help to lower the cost of your monthly insurance premium and out-of-pocket costs. Most Minnesotans who enroll through MNsure qualify for financial help. 

Also available to those who qualify are low-cost and free health insurance options provided through government-sponsored health insurance programs Medical Assistance and MinnesotaCare. If you qualify for and enroll in one of these programs, your health coverage is managed through the Department of Human Services. 

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General FAQ about MNsure

Is MNsure an insurance company? Is there a penalty for not having health insurance? Find answers to questions like these here.

Health Coverage is Required

If you can afford health insurance but choose not to buy it, you must pay a penalty (individual mandate).

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