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mdmc Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-27-09 04:30 PM
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  -How Much Do You Pay For Health Insurance? DemocratSinceBirth  Jun-27-09 03:52 PM   #0 
  - I don't have health insurance soooo......  Joe the Liberal   Jun-27-09 03:57 PM   #1 
  - I Would Go Bare If I Wasn't Hypertensive  DemocratSinceBirth   Jun-27-09 03:59 PM   #2 
     - Insurance usually won't pay if you go on dialysis, if your kidneys finally fail you.  Cleita   Jun-27-09 04:12 PM   #5 
        - I Am Nowhere Near Dialysis.  DemocratSinceBirth   Jun-27-09 04:14 PM   #6 
           - That's good news. I don't wish that on anybody.  Cleita   Jun-27-09 04:19 PM   #8 
              - Yes. Thank God And As A Believer I Mean It  DemocratSinceBirth   Jun-27-09 04:22 PM   #9 
  - About $50/mo  taught_me_patience   Jun-27-09 04:02 PM   #3 
  - $350 a month for me through my husband's employer.  SharonAnn   Jun-28-09 09:22 PM   #47 
  - $102 each paycheck so $204/month  rainbow4321   Jun-27-09 04:06 PM   #4 
  - Does it say in my check how much I pay?  accuracyman   Jun-27-09 04:15 PM   #7 
  - Who pays for your insurance and how old are you?n/t  Cleita   Jun-27-09 04:25 PM   #11 
  - My job pays for it. I'm 31 I have healthnet through them n/t  accuracyman   Jun-27-09 04:35 PM   #22 
  - My employer has an ins. mtg with us once a year. They hand out the  Honeycombe8   Jun-27-09 04:29 PM   #14 
  - You may have 100% first-person coverage.  donco6   Jun-27-09 04:31 PM   #16 
     - I never checked. I'm going to when I get home n/t  accuracyman   Jun-27-09 04:36 PM   #24 
  - Hard to say. My employer pays it, but of course it comes out of the employee-cost budget...  Honeycombe8   Jun-27-09 04:25 PM   #10 
  - The above is for the employee only. Family/dependent coverage has to  Honeycombe8   Jun-27-09 04:26 PM   #12 
  - About $650 a month for premiums for the wife and me. So far this year, almost $4000  bertman   Jun-27-09 04:27 PM   #13 
  - by hook and crook  mdmc   Jun-27-09 04:30 PM   #15 
  - My wife and I can't get individual insurance.  hunter   Jun-27-09 04:32 PM   #17 
  - Well said. nt  Honeycombe8   Jun-27-09 04:34 PM   #20 
  - Nothing  proud2BlibKansan   Jun-27-09 04:32 PM   #18 
  - If you think it's not costing you, you're not being an "active" insuree.  Honeycombe8   Jun-27-09 04:36 PM   #23 
     - I still get salary increases  proud2BlibKansan   Jun-27-09 04:40 PM   #26 
        - I am lucky, too. We still get raises, too. But trust me....when the employer  Honeycombe8   Jun-27-09 04:47 PM   #29 
           - They do tell me what they pay  proud2BlibKansan   Jun-27-09 08:00 PM   #32 
              - My employer gives me a paper every year that itemizes my "cost" to them.  Honeycombe8   Jun-28-09 08:32 AM   #33 
  - That does sound overly high. Do you have health problems?  Honeycombe8   Jun-27-09 04:33 PM   #19 
  - I Have Hypertension And High Cholesterol  DemocratSinceBirth   Jun-27-09 04:35 PM   #21 
     - I see. The ins. companies see heart trouble and possible strokes in your  Honeycombe8   Jun-27-09 04:44 PM   #28 
  - always amazed to see the disparity  handmade34   Jun-27-09 04:39 PM   #25 
  - Right now we are paying $255 a month.  littlebit   Jun-27-09 04:42 PM   #27 
  - $14K a year for two people  CountAllVotes   Jun-27-09 04:50 PM   #30 
  - plasterers local 5  bobmorr1   Jun-27-09 05:21 PM   #31 
  - Very, very, very expensive, but also a "cadallic" type of coverage....  a kennedy   Jun-28-09 09:55 AM   #34 
  - I don't pay anything  paulk   Jun-28-09 10:18 AM   #35 
  - $460 a year for the entire family.. nt  hack89   Jun-28-09 10:19 AM   #36 
  - Military benefits....  Cid_B   Jun-28-09 11:14 AM   #37 
  - $365 a month for myself and wife - we have the "Government Plan" that Senators and Rep's have.  ThomWV   Jun-28-09 11:22 AM   #38 
  - $32.00 a month  Ewellian   Jun-28-09 11:31 AM   #39 
  - I pay zero  notadmblnd   Jun-28-09 11:42 AM   #40 
  - $1000/mo. for the 2 of us.  Doremus   Jun-28-09 12:02 PM   #41 
  - Health Kare Kick!  caffefwee   Jun-28-09 07:29 PM   #42 
  - $585 a month for my family through work. Entire package, including vision and dental.  haele   Jun-28-09 08:45 PM   #43 
  - My employer covers the premium for myself and family..  MissB   Jun-28-09 08:48 PM   #44 
  - Is it just for you, or also a family?  question everything   Jun-28-09 08:51 PM   #45 
  - About $650 a month for the family.  bluethruandthru   Jun-28-09 08:53 PM   #46 
 

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