When you’re hit with an unexpected medical expense, whether that’s surgery or a trip to the emergency room, a chronic illness, or having to be a caregiver, things can add up quickly and spiral out of control. In fact, medical debt is one of the leading causes of financial insecurity and worry among Americans today. You might not know how to recover yet. You might need time and space to consider your options. You may even want to meet with a trusted expert, like a financial advisor or coach to form an action plan.
Recovering from medical debt doesn’t have to be scary, however, when you have clearly set plans in place to aggressively pay off those medical bills. It’s also worth tallying up your bills and all medical expenses so you know the exact bottom line of what you should be paying. Then, you should know that some medical providers and healthcare establishments will negotiate with you if you come prepared and know the ins and outs of the system.
Most medical repayment plans offer payments in installations, monthly, or broken up over time, so it’s unlikely you’d have to pay everything out at once. If you feel like you’re drowning in medical repayment debt, you’re not alone. Contact Cain and Daniels today for a consultation on your medical debt and how to tread the waters of repayment in a smart way. We’ll help you navigate your next steps, and provide customized action plans, because we know everyone’s medical situations and medical debts are completely unique and variable.