Official Partner of Healthcare.gov
Don’t choose your health care on a hunch.
With personalized recommendations, unbiased advisors, and all the same plans (and prices!) as other marketplaces, Stride makes it simpler to enroll in the very best insurance for you.
All the same plans and prices you can find on your marketplace.
Three quick steps to find the right plan for you.
See what savings you may qualify for with our simple application and enrollment process.
Tell us about yourself.
Get plan recommendations and uncover extra savings based on your income, location, and family size so you don't have to sort through hundreds on your own.
Customize your recommendations.
Answer a few extra questions (like what doctors or prescriptions you want covered) to narrow your options. You can also filter and compare plans side by side based on network, price, and more to find one that's right for you.
Pick a plan and apply in a flash.
Then simply fill out and submit your application. It will only take 10 minutes — and you can do it all from Stride’s site. If you have questions, our advisors are on-hand for guidance and support.
Want to dig deeper?
See what you could save.
Estimate how much you'll pay for health insurance every month with our easy-to-use calculator.
We’re always on hand if you hit a snag or just aren’t sure where to start.(866) 360-1114
Unlike government sites, we don’t just show you available plans. We help you pick the right one.
We present our top recommendations based on your needs and budget, so you don't have to sort through thousands of plans on your own to find quality coverage.
Our streamlined, all-in-one process means you can search, compare, apply, and enroll in a health plan in just a few clicks.
Support that’s on your side.
Our advisors are on standby if you need support. And they don’t work on commission, so they won’t try to sell you plans you don’t need, or pester you with unwanted calls.
See what others have to say about Stride.
Reviewed by 40k+ independent workers.
Stride was so fast and simple! I was shocked to find a plan I was eligible for as a self-employed person that was also affordable.
Stride made it easy to choose a health plan that fits my needs and budget. The website is simple and easy to use and everything was well-organized.
Easy to access and sign up for exactly what I needed. Cost was very reasonable too. Thank you!
People often ask us...
Can I sign up for health insurance any time of year?
Usually, you can only enroll in health insurance during a special time of year called Open Enrollment. It runs from November 1 to January 15, and if you don’t get covered during this period, you’ll likely have to wait a full year before you can get insurance.
There are a few exceptions to this rule, though. If you experience a special life event — like getting married, having a baby, or starting a new job — you may qualify to get coverage outside of Open Enrollment.
Can I get coverage for my family?
Yes! We can help you cover your entire family with health, dental, and vision insurance. You can pick and choose the coverages that work best for your family’s unique needs.
How much do plans typically cost?
Prices vary based on a number of factors, including your plan’s coverage level (Bronze, Silver, Gold) and your income. But don’t worry — no matter your situation, we’ll make sure you don’t overpay.
What does it mean that Stride is an official partner of HealthCare.gov?
This means that we offer all the same plans at the same prices as HealthCare.gov and your state marketplace. We have to follow specific rules to earn and keep this special title, so all the plans we offer are quality, and our enrollment process is secure.
How do I know if I qualify for a government program or tax credits?
We’ll help you find out! Depending on where you live, you might be able to fill out an application on our website and we’ll let you know if you qualify. If you live in certain states, we’ll direct you to your state’s website to see if you qualify.
Which insurance providers do you offer plans from?
We offer plans from all the major insurance providers — like United Health, Kaiser Permanente, and Anthem — as well as coverage from a few choice smaller providers to give you a breadth of coverage options and protection levels.
Extra coverage for even more peace of mind.
Every person has different needs. We offer a variety of more specialized insurance options to support you in every area of your life.