Quartz reports that “More infants are dying in US states that rejected expanded Medicaid.” The post notes that “things have been improving over the past few years in the US. According to data published recently in the American Journal of Public Health, infant
A new website called SoloSuit, created by students at Brigham Young University Law School, helps debtors answer a lawsuit if they can’t afford a lawyer. Fast Company has more: When a debtor is sued, they receive a legal document called
HuffPost notes that most Americans cannot afford even a minor emergency, according to a recent report from Bankrate, a website that provides financial advice. Of those surveyed, just 39 percent of respondents said they’d be able to cover an unexpected
An interesting chart from Health Populi shows how the stress of medical bills is felt equally regardless of household income: For more information on the issues surrounding medical debt, please contact RIP Medical Debt.
The Miami Herald points to another reason your medical bills may seem higher than ever: New doctors are facing increased medical school student debt. Along with that debt comes the need to see more patients to make more money to
Some legal news from Lexology: On January 17, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit reversed a decision by the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin dismissing the plaintiffs’ claims that the defendant debt collection