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Health care costs: 10 credit options to help manage the expenses involved

With the rising cost of healthcare and medical procedures, most Americans are painfully aware of how quickly medical bills can mount and the impact of unpaid medical .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 16th, 2018

Report says region could see billions more in health care costs from climate change

Increased pathogens, air pollution and more heat waves causing billions of dollars in health care expenses are in store for the Sacramento region, according to the latest edition of the California Climate Change Assessment. The fourth edition of t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 29th, 2018

Why are health-care costs so high, even if you’re insured? Higher premiums, deductibles

More than 4 in 10 adults with workplace insurance coverage said they were surprised by the high cost of their medical expenses in the last year. About a fifth of those with insurance through the.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 12th, 2018

Why health-care costs are so high – even if you"re insured

Your insurance will absorb the brunt of your expenses, but you could still be holding the bag on many other costs. Here's why your bills may still be shockingly high......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 11th, 2018

Why your health-care costs are so high – even if you"re insured

Your insurance will absorb the brunt of your expenses, but you could still be holding the bag on many other costs. Here's why your bills may still be shockingly high......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 11th, 2018

Future of the middle class is financially fragile

The high price of housing, wage stagnation, job insecurity, crushing child-care expenses, rising health-care premiums and college costs the size of a mortgage are pushing the middle down the ladder......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 10th, 2018

Why the future of America’s middle class is so financially fragile

The high price of housing, wage stagnation, job insecurity, child-care expenses, rising health care premiums and college costs the size of a mortgage are pushing the middle down several rungs of the ladder......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 9th, 2018

14 ways to beat the high cost of medical care

Even with insurance, out-of-pocket medical costs and prescription drug prices can run up a hefty tab. Here's how to keep health expenses under control......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 21st, 2018

The best states to retire to in 2018

We ranked all 50 states based on financial factors critical to retirees, including living expenses, tax burdens, health care costs, household incomes, poverty rates and the economic wellness of the state itself......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 7th, 2018

The best states to retire in

We ranked all 50 states based on financial factors critical to retirees, including living expenses, tax burdens, health care costs, household incomes, poverty rates and the economic wellness of the state itself......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 1st, 2018

Best states to retire 2018

We ranked all 50 states based on financial factors critical to retirees, including living expenses, tax burdens, health care costs, household incomes, poverty rates and the economic wellness of the state itself......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 1st, 2018

The staggering medical costs retirees face after age 70

It’s no secret that health care expenses can be staggering — and potentially catastrophic — for older Americans, but a new National Bureau of Economic Research working paper shows just how high those costs can be......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 1st, 2018

The 20 worst states for your retirement

Deciding where to retire can be as important as planning when to retire. After all, your retirement destination determines how much you’ll need to pay in taxes, what your living costs will be and what kind of health care options you’ll have......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 9th, 2018

When credit ratings become casualties of health care

Complex health insurance coverage rules, along with market trends that leave consumers open to more out-of-pocket costs, lead to mounting medical debt and hurt credit ratings for consumers......»»

Category: personalSource: cnnMay 8th, 2018

Work-Related Stress Is a $300 Billion Problem. Here"s What Your Company Can Do to Stop It

Promoting a healthy lifestyle in the office has proven benefits, including lower health care costs. Can't afford free gym memberships? There are many low-cost options......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 7th, 2018

Retirement concerns: Health care costs, Social Security have Baby Boomers worried most

Of all the various retirement concerns today's older workers have, the two most pressing are future healthcare expenses and changes to Social Security that could reduce benefits.    .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 26th, 2018

Groups say Medicare discounts threatened in opioid bill

Consumer and health care groups say they're trying to block the pharmaceutical industry from commandeering opioid legislation and using it to roll back drugmaker discounts to Medicare beneficiaries with high prescription costs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 21st, 2018

Health Care 5 Under 40: Jesse O"Brien

The former OSPIRG policy director played a key role in containing the rising costs of health care for Oregonians......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump"s undue credit for slowing health costs

What a difference a year makes......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 19th, 2018

Why the Essential Plan is a health care success in New York

From skyrocketing costs to lack of transparency, it’s easy to find the problems plaguing today’s health care system. With all the negative news out there, it’s important to celebrate the positive. Here in New York, the Essential Plan has becom.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 19th, 2018

General Atlantic to Invest $200 Million in New Health-Care Services Startup

Private-equity firm General Atlantic has agreed to invest $200 million in a startup that aims to manage independent cancer-treatment clinics, the latest sign investors see opportunity in the health-services sector......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 12th, 2018