How to fight medical overpricing in Florida’s hospitals

People are often asked to pay hundreds of dollars out of pocket for hospital bills. But Fox 4 found out some of those bills may be inflated in an effort to get you to pay up. When Julian ...

Tips for Managing High Medical Bills

Everything is going great. You have a good job, you just got back from a fabulous vacation, your kids are behaving like perfect angels, and all is right with the world. Things just ...

Debt Rx: 7 Ways To Manage Costly Medical Bills

When Amanda Griffith welcomed her third child in May 2014, she was expecting to pay some out-of-pocket costs. After all, she had a high-risk pregnancy, which required additional monitoring ...

Questioning medical bill pays off

It pays to question your medical bill. In January, I received a bill for a Saturday visit to my primary care doctor employed by Big Health Care System that occurred in the previous ...

8 Things You Should Know About Challenging A Medical Bill

Imagine you’ve been denied employment because of something in your medical history. You and your doctor can’t figure it out, until you do a little digging into your paperwork. Turns ...

5 Times You Definitely Need a Medical Bill Advocate

When it comes to health care, you must often act as your own (or a family member’s) advocate—ensuring you understand your diagnoses and treatments while pushing for the highest ...

The secret to negotiating a lower medical bill

arlier this year, I got an unpleasant surprise in my mailbox. A $820.19 surprise, to be exact. This was a bill from MedStar’s National Rehabilitative Network, where I’d ...

‘Real Money’ Tips on Fighting Sky-High Medical Bill

Check out the five tips below to help put money back in yours too! 1. Request an itemized bill from your hospital. A recent study found that 80 percent of medical bills contain errors. ...

6 Ways to Lower a Massive Medical Bill

he prospect of an outrageous medical bill is not what first comes to mind when you’re sick or hurt. Recovery is the top priority. Though many people think there’s nothing they can ...

What to Do When You Can’t Pay Medical Bills

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