Monday last day to sign up for Obamacare for health coverage by January 1
(CNN) — Monday, December 23, 2013, is the last day to sign up for an Obamacare plan if you want health insurance coverage by January 1, 2014.
Those who what their coverage to start new year's day will also have to pay their first month's premium by December 31, 2013.
If you don't mind having an insurance plan start after January 1, you can enroll anytime until March 31, 2014.
That's when open enrollment ends and penalties for the uninsured kick in.