CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - October 15, 2010) - is set to shake the health insurance industry by holding a nationwide sweepstakes that will pay the grand prize winner up to $5,000 for their insurance premiums for a whole year. is accepting entries for their Free Insurance Sweepstakes that runs until December 13, 2010 at 5:00pm CST.

"We're very excited to launch this sweepstakes and announce our lucky grand prize winner at the end of the year. We thought that if we're already trying to help people find different ways to save money on health insurance, why not just pay for someone's coverage?" said Michael Mahoney, Director of Consumer Marketing at

"Anyone who has insurance or obtains insurance during the sweepstakes is eligible," explained Mahoney. "We actually don't even stipulate that they buy insurance through our service -- just that they have coverage we can pay for."

The sweepstakes will be held through the GoHealthInsurance Facebook page, where participants can complete a sweepstakes entry form.

As an added bonus, fans can be entered into the contest multiple times if they refer friends. An additional entry is given for those who refer friends to GoHealthInsurance's Facebook page and enters the sweepstakes. Those who don't have a Facebook account will have to sign up to be eligible to win.

Currently, offers health insurance shoppers a convenient and easy way to explore health plan options online from major carriers such as Aetna, many Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies, Humana and UnitedHealthOne along with state-based carriers in all 50 states.

Fans can enter the contest through the GoHealthInsurance Facebook page found at

About GoHealthInsurance makes buying health insurance simple. GoHealthInsurance explains health coverage options in plain English, provides free health insurance quotes, connects shoppers with local agents, and helps consumers choose plans that meet their health and budget needs.

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Michael Mahoney