8 Ways Real Moms Feel About the Obamacare Website

messEarlier this month the so-called "Obamacare" website Healthcare.gov launched and man oh man, did it ever make a splash. I hear people are loving the website. Except that actually they hate it. Apparently it's a nightmare to navigate, filled with bugs, and there may or may not have been death threats sent to the now infamous (and now GONE) Obamacare Girl, the Photostock model who used to show up on the homepage.

How big a pain in the ass is it to sign up for a plan via the online federal insurance marketplace? Ask the CafeMom members who visited Healthcare.gov and lived to tell the tale. We pulled a few direct quotes from the community that convey the full range of emotions moms expressed about navigating the site. We're not getting into the politics or the cost, by the way -- just how people are doing through the sign-up process.


Have you tried signing up for health insurance via the marketplace website?

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