Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says people should keep an eye out for scammers looking to make a quick buck off the new healthcare exchange. She reminds people not to give personal information to strangers over the phone or to those who show up at your door trying to sell a discounted healthcare plan. Also note that none of the certified specialists working with Get Covered Illinois will ask you to pay for help.
Madigan says the safest way to get coverage is by going directly through the exchange at the official website or by calling 866-311-1119. The official state site is www.getcoveredillinois.gov