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Obamacare sign up deadline approaching

Applicants have until Feb. 15 to sign up for health insurance on the federal marketplace. (Source: CNN) Applicants have until Feb. 15 to sign up for health insurance on the federal marketplace. (Source: CNN)

(CNN) - The deadline is approaching if you want to enroll for health care under the Affordable Care Act.

Applicants have until Feb. 15 to sign up for health insurance on the federal marketplace.

Those who do not have health insurance face financial penalties.

USA Today reports 14,000 call center workers will help deal with the late onslaught of people signing up for Obamacare.

The newspaper reports that's a 40 percent increase from last year.

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