With past-due medical debt affecting almost a quarter of Americans, it’s no surprise that several organizations and charities have arisen to help ease those who face high medical bills. Even comedian John Oliver recently forgave 15 million dollars in past
A new study conducted by Amino and Ipsos found that of the 1006 people surveyed, almost two thirds of the respondents viewed receiving medical bills that they could not pay as worse than being diagnosed with a serious medical condition.
With the explosion of crowdfunding websites in recent years, thousands of entrepreneurs have been able to launch successful businesses through the donations of others. However, according to Business Insider, a largely unseen but significant use of these platforms however is
With bankruptcy filings down 50 percent from seven years ago, many Americans may attribute this decline to factors such as America’s rebound from the recession in 2008, however Fox News notes that a more significant reason is the decline in
Many patients may be surprised by the cost of healthcare coverage in their area, but what may be more alarming is the price of unexpected medical services from out of network doctors, according to CNN. Kelly A. Kyanko, who gave
Though it is one of the biggest financial burdens for citizens, many Americans still do not understand what to do when they are faced with past due medical bills. In addition, those owing money to insurers or hospitals may be