News: Middle-class Struggle To Pay For Health Care Despite Insurance

This is a must-read for anyone who has insurance through their job.  According to USA Today, “..nearly half of middle-class workers skipped health care services or fell into financial hardship because of health expenses.”  Are you one of these people?

four in 10 working-age adults skipped some kind of care because of the cost, and other surveys have found much the same. The portion of workers with annual deductibles — what consumers must pay before insurance kicks in — rose from 55% eight years ago to 80% today.

Four in 10 working-age adults skipped some kind of care because of the cost, and other surveys have found much the same. The portion of workers with annual deductibles — what consumers must pay before insurance kicks in — rose from 55% eight years ago to 80% today.

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