Can bankruptcy help rid me of my medical bills?
A recent study by The American Journal for Public Health found that as many as 6 in 10 Americans who filed for bankruptcy did so as a result of overwhelming medical bills. The study cited both the high cost of care, and the lack of adequate insurance as contributing factors. Many people I meet with on a daily basis are concerned about the answer to one question: Can I include my medical bills in a bankruptcy filing? The short answer is, yes. Medical bills owed directly to doc