There are three main factors that influence the Stride recommended plan algorithm.
- Household size
- Zip code
As you update your information in your application the algorithm gets more accurate and adapts to the changes in the application. Stride's search engine recommends different plans that save you more money, because when those factors change, so do the plan offerings.
When the algorithm gets more accurate data you are presented with more plans that you are eligible for. If you have lost your subsidy after going through the application you can find more information on how to proceed with the application here.