What to Do if You Get a Massive Medical Bill

It’s scary to receive a medical bill that’s costlier than expected. Medical debt can sometimes lead to bankruptcy and hurt things like your credit score and ability to buy a home. Some let the payment notices pile up unopened because they’re afraid of the cost. It’s human nature to avoid unpleasant news, said Annelise Moss Bretthauer, certified …

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I’m Stuck With Medical Bills I Can’t Pay. – Tara

“Dear Steve, Husband had emergency hand surgery in 2007 after cutting the tendon with a knife. Entered through the emergency room. Surgery performed in the emergency room. Insurrance covered hospital bill. went for follow ups with the surgeon. At a follow up appointment, husband complained that the stiches felt tight, so Dr. cut him open …

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I Was in an Accident on a Military Base and Owe the Military Hospital $15,000. – Priscilla

Priscilla “Dear Steve, I’ve always workd ed but about 3 years ago I lost my job and been struggling financially. I’ve worked dead end jobs since then but can ‘t seem to get out of the rut I’m in. About 3 years ago I was involved in a accident (personal) I was taken to a …

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