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Will Cobra penalize me if I told them earlier that I want coverage in 2014 but now I have changed my mind.

Lynnwood, WA |

The reasons are I am waiting for Medicare to start in May 2014 and I cannot afford the high premium of COBRA.

I am on COBRA under my ex-husband insurance company.

Attorney Answers 1

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Your best course of action would be to consult with a local employment attorney.

You may also check the following frequently asked questions regarding COBRA.

http://www.dol.gov/ebsa/faqs/faq-consumer-cobra.html

Please note, that COBRA is not an organization, it is a congressional act.

Please know that any response given to your question is general in nature, and cannot be considered to create an attorney/client relationship. You should retain an attorney to review all the facts in your specific situation in order to receive legal counsel and advice.

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