In case you missed the breaking news this week, the carriers have pushed back their payment deadline for new enrollees.

The industry trade group – America's Health Insurance Plans – announced the decision just a few days before the 2014 application deadline, which the administration had already delayed as well.

The one-time delay allows customers in the individual market a bit more time to pay their first month's bill without worrying about a gap in coverage.

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