In the United States, how do you afford paying for health insurance, if you are unemployed, or only employed part-time (since health insurance is not frequently offered with part-time positions)? Since the (un)Affordable Care Act was passed, it would have cost my spouse $800/month to add me, and the same if I had added him. The (un)Affordable Care Act plans that you can purchase directly are terrible plans, and have extremely high deductibles' leaving many people stuck financially, whether they purchase it or not, as if they don't purchase it, they are heavily taxed at tax time.
by Judy Specht7 months ago
I have been listening to how the government has a billion dollars for getting people to sign up for the Affordable Healthcare Act. Would that money have been better spent training more doctors and building new...
by Susan Reid4 years ago
This is an unscientific poll.I am curious to know the answers to four very simple questions:1. Do you have health insurance now?2. Who pays the premium (main monthly cost) of your health insurance?e.g., employer,...
by rhamson7 years ago
The latest vote to pass health care reform in congress has failed. Do we need to drop the issue or negotiate a new one?
by rhamson7 years ago
These statistics come from 1991 but show a trend that needs looking at when we are fed the line about the best healthcare system in the world.http://www.huppi.com/kangaroo/L-healthcare.htmHealth Care Expenditures...
by egiv7 years ago
And also to those who claim liberals don't argue with statistics:http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/05/opini … ref=global
by Dr Billy Kidd4 years ago
I read stories of small business people who could not buy health insurance. They had quit their day jobs where they had it. But they did not realize that insurance companies rarely sell to individuals and small...
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