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SharonAnn Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-13-09 09:49 PM
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17. No. Employer based, it went from $11 mo to $337 mo. in 4 years with high deductible now.
$500 deductible, 20% co-pays after that.

My husband is on Medicare, being treated for colon cancer. If it were me, we'd be hurting bad, financially.

And my insurance is through a Fortune 100 company.
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  -Are You Happy With Your Health Insurance? crunchgarcia  Sep-13-09 08:56 PM   #0 
  - I am in no position to answer that  bluestateguy   Sep-13-09 08:58 PM   #1 
  - Same for me.  bigwillq   Sep-13-09 09:01 PM   #4 
  - I'm in MA and just got health coverage  graywarrior   Sep-13-09 08:58 PM   #2 
  - You will not know until you need it... that is the game they play. nt  wroberts189   Sep-14-09 10:50 PM   #23 
  - No - our deductable is $2,500 -  waiting for hope   Sep-13-09 09:00 PM   #3 
  - My deductible is $4300  exboyfil   Sep-13-09 09:23 PM   #16 
  - I have to get such a high-deductible plan that I never get to use it  Lydia Leftcoast   Sep-13-09 09:02 PM   #5 
  - Yes - I pay nothing for decent coverage - my employer pays  stray cat   Sep-13-09 09:03 PM   #6 
  - You have one of those "cadillac" plans! :-)  femmocrat   Sep-13-09 09:06 PM   #9 
     - Actually it falls well below the levels of the cadillac plans - way below those to be taxed.  stray cat   Sep-13-09 09:07 PM   #11 
  - I have a very good plan through my employer.  femmocrat   Sep-13-09 09:04 PM   #7 
  - no  NMDemDist2   Sep-13-09 09:06 PM   #8 
  - I have Medicare  tularetom   Sep-13-09 09:06 PM   #10 
  - No, I know its absolute shit. any major need to access the ins. would cause  glowing   Sep-13-09 09:09 PM   #12 
  - I have both Medicaid and Medicare. Here in MN that means I had to  jwirr   Sep-13-09 09:15 PM   #13 
  - yes, until COBRA goes up to over $600 a month.  endless october   Sep-13-09 09:22 PM   #14 
  - Yes. But like everyone else there is no guarantee ....  brewens   Sep-13-09 09:23 PM   #15 
  - No. Employer based, it went from $11 mo to $337 mo. in 4 years with high deductible now.  SharonAnn   Sep-13-09 09:49 PM   #17 
  - I'm not happy with my health insurance because  BanzaiBonnie   Sep-13-09 10:34 PM   #18 
  - I have no insurance.  Quantess   Sep-14-09 01:38 AM   #19 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-14-09 06:59 AM   #20 
  - Some creative help...  crunchgarcia   Sep-14-09 05:47 PM   #21 
  - No I am not. No dental coverage or even glasses. Copays and deductibles for basic care too high. nt  wroberts189   Sep-14-09 10:48 PM   #22 
  - No. I have private insurance and it sucks. Very high deductible and doesn't  raccoon   Jan-04-10 10:24 AM   #24 

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