Officially it is the "Affordable Care Act", more commonly known as Obamacare, and the deadline is on the horizon. The ACA requires that you be enrolled for insurance by Monday, March 31st, 2014. Are you covered?The Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services says that there are approximately 1.1 million state residents who do not have insurance. They are urged to go to HealthCare.gov and register.The ACA gives Americans new rights and benefits, including helping more children get health coverage. It also ends lifetime, and most annual limits on health care.

The deadline is approaching. There is the threat of fines if you do not register.