Unfortunately, a lot of Georgia consumers struggle with medical debt. In fact, according to recent studies, 26% of consumers in Georgia and other states struggle with overwhelming medical bills. Sadly, many of those facing financial stress over healthcare costs actually have insurance. However, medical coverage is often insufficient – or, billing errors might inflate what [...]
Many Pennsylvania Millennials are struggling with medical debt right now, but they DON’T have to put up with debt collector abuse.
Unfortunately, medical identity theft is a very real threat in Arizona. Here are some tips for Arizona consumers who don’t want to be the next victim.
California consumers with insurance are often surprised at the amount of medical debt created by surprise bills from ambulance companies.
Believe it or not, Florida consumers can manage medical debt without ruining their finances or credit scores. Here are a few helpful tips.
Too many Georgia consumers struggle with overwhelming medical debt. Here are the reasons the cost of healthcare is such a big issue.
New Medical Debt Reporting Policies from the Credit Bureaus Will Help Some Georgia Consumers with Low Credit Scores
New medical debt reporting policies from the credit bureaus will help some Georgia consumers with low credit scores, but not everyone will benefit.
Because of new medical debt reporting rules, some Georgia consumers may see at least a small jump in the credit scores after September 15.
Minnesota consumers who are contacted about past-due medical debt by debt collectors should remember that there might be a mistake.
Dealing with medical billing errors and medical debt collections in Georgia can be overwhelming, but knowing the facts can help you save your credit score.
New credit reporting rules will give some Minnesota consumers a credit score boost. Changes are happening now, so check your credit reports.
How Georgia Consumers can keep Medical Debt in Check and Avoid the Number One Reason for Filing Bankruptcy
Georgia consumers who are working to keep their finances on track may be surprised to learn that the number one reason for bankruptcy filings has nothing to do with credit card debt. Credit card mismanagement is still a huge problem in the U.S., but medical debt pushes many more consumers into bankruptcy. It’s scary to [...]
A lot of Arizona consumers have been the stunned recipients of surprise medical bills. How? They are in need of a medical procedure, so they dutifully go to a hospital that’s in their insurance network. Later, they receive a large bill from an out-of-network anesthesiologist or some other type of caregiver. The bill is too [...]
Even if you work for one of the Big Three in Michigan and have good medical insurance, it may not be enough to cover all of your bills. Hospital stays and extended treatments can get expensive, quickly. You may also be out of work for a while if you’re sick or injured. All too often, [...]