A new TransUnion Healthcare Millennial Report found that in 2016, 74 percent of millennial patients did not pay their medical bills in full, compared to 68% for Gen X and 60% for Baby Boomers, according to HIT Consultant. “Yet, seven in 10
Healthcare and insurance have been at the forefront of many Americans minds recently, particularly with the repeal of the Obama-era insurance requirements. With more and more people becoming uninsured every day, and already the rising medical costs for those who
Marianne Hayes of MagnifyMoney has stories of how people have successfully negotiated their way out of debt. One of the examples involves a woman who talked her way out of $20,000 in medical debt: In 2010, Robin, a Tampa, Fla.,
The Topeka Capital Journal interviews Larry Morris, administrative director of the revenue cycle for Stormont Vail Health, who says much of the confusion around medical bills is due to confusion about what their insurance will — and won’t — cover.
From The Motley Fool: It’s no secret that Americans seem to have somewhat of a credit card abuse problem. Not only did consumer debt recently reach an all-time high, but the average indebted household is currently carrying a balance somewhere
Sixteen percent of Americans, or 43.3 million, are in families who had trouble paying medical bills in the first half of this year, according to the CDC’s National Health Interview Survey. Four key statistics from the report: 1. While 16